Responding to Climate Change (Th, Nov 29)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 7:00 PM Responding to Climate Change—A Play in Three ActsPhil Nelson, Citizens Climate Lobby Envision our response to climate change as a three-act play, a very long play. During Act One, which ended around 1990, climate scientists defined the warming problem and challenged society to respond.In Act Two (the present), scientists have …

Denver Water Operations Tour & Happy Hour

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 4:00 PM Denver Water recently completed a redesign of their Operations Complex focusing on creating a more efficient, publicly accessible, and sustainable headquarters. The complex was designed to incorporate LEED certification and demonstrations of net zero energy. Join the Metro Denver CRES chapter for a tour of Denver Water followed by a …

Electricity for Peace – The Asian Super Grid

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 7:00 PM When countries depend on each other they’ll prosper together and keep the peace. That is the idea behind an effort trying to bring North Korea out of political isolation, convincing it to give up nuclear weapons in return for becoming the hub of a proposed Asian Super Grid. Such a …

The healthy side of zero energy: Buildings are for people

John Garvey CRES Northern Colorado Chapter Are energy savings, beauty, and occupant health complimentary objectives or do they require trade-offs? At any rate, what does it take to achieve them? “You basically want to think about your building as the third skin around yourself, the second skin being your clothes.” – Enrico Bonilauri, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, Emu Systems, Denver, CO Our …

CO-Labs’ Governor’s Awards for High-Impact Research (Th, Oct 4)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 04 Oct 2018 5:00 PM This is NOT a JCRES event but close to our mission. CO-LABS was created by Gov. Bill Ritter to highlight the importance and impact of National Labs in Colorado, and regularly organizes tours of labs around the state.More on CO-LABS at the bottom.You may only register at https://www.2018govawards.com, NOT here. …

Amory Lovins: Leading the Energy Transition (Mo, Oct 1, at Mines, 5pm)

View On Meetup.com Date Monday, 01 Oct 2018 5:00 PM CSM’s Payne Institute & Mines Energy invite to this Distinguished Lecture (it is not a CRES event but we want you to attend. Videos of past lectures are available here https://payneinstitute.mines.edu/distinguished-lecture-series). Leading the Energy Transition17:00-18:00 | October 1, 2018 | CSM, Coolbaugh | Room 209Amory Lovins is an American physicist, …

NCRES Speakers Series

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 7:00 PM Our monthly speakers series features presentations on renewable energy, energy efficiency, green building, and related sustainability topics. The presentation will be held at Odell Brewing Company’s taproom at 800 E. Lincoln Avenue in Fort Collins. Doors open at 7 pm with presentation commencing at 7:30 and running through 8:30 pm. …

An Asian Super Grid means Electricity for Peace (Oct 25)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 7:00 PM Electricity for Peace.An Asian Super Grid could simultaneously remove North Korea’s nukes and huge amounts of carbon in this new Denuclearization- Decarbonization Deal. Our speaker Robert H. Williams is Senior Research Scientist Emeritus at Princeton University’s Andinger Center for Energy and the Environment. More info later.

Activate Colorado! Toward System Change, Not Climate Change Fr & Sat (Golden)

View On Meetup.com Date Friday, 21 Sep 2018 9:00 AM JCRES is co-sponsoring two days of workshops and presentations.NREL’s Chuck Kutscher starts us out on Friday morning! ActivateCO!Collaborating & Building Solidarity Across Our Movements:Toward System Change, Not Climate ChangeEconomic, Social and Environmental Justice for All Register Now at https://activateco.orgWe are building a movement for a just, sustainable future in Colorado, …

The Future Of Sustainability In Golden (Mo, 9/17 6-9pm)

View On Meetup.com Date Monday, 17 Sep 2018 6:00 PM Note: Our host city of Golden celebrates its sustainability efforts with this event. Lots of information about ongoing efforts and opportunities to connect, share what you know or want, and make a difference – JCRES hopes to see you there! For more info visit Golden’s Sustainability website:https://www.cityofgolden.net/live/sustainability-initiative/ Welcome! We’re helping …