Generation Green New Deal – Documentary Launch Party

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 02 Feb 2020 7:00 PM Join us for a launch party and sneak preview for the Sunrise Movement’s new two part documentary: Generation Green New Deal. “Generation Green New Deal” shows what is at stake in the climate crisis and juxtaposes the realistic promise of the Green New Deal. Once people understand the Green New …

Wag the dog? David Barsamian on Iran. This Sunday, 4pm

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 19 Jan 2020 4:00 PM Note: this is organized by our partners, the JUC Green Task Force and the Jefferson Humanists. There are deep energy aspects to the Iran story such as the inability for Iran to get financing for renewable energy due to sanctions and I’d encourage people to ask those questions during the …

Decarbonizing Industry: RMI’s push for the Next Industrial Revolution

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 27 Feb 2020 7:00 PM The Rocky Mountain Institute has long been at the forefront of designing pathways to a livable future. Hear LeeAnn Baronett talk about RMI’s effort to push for the next industrial revolution that achieves massive decarbonization of industry worldwide as a response to the dictates of climate change and resource depletion.If …

Xcel’s Colorado Energy Plan

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 13 Feb 2020 6:30 PM Alice Jackson, President, Xcel Energy – Colorado, will talk about Xcel’s Colorado Energy Plan (CEP). Xcel Energy is an investor owned utility that provides half of the electric power used in Colorado. Their CEP is a roadmap to reduce carbon emissions while maintaining competitive rates. The plan contains a portfolio …

Solar’s Cutting Edge – Can New Tech beat Silicon PV?

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 23 Jan 2020 7:00 PM By 2050 we’ll likely see 70% of new power generation from solar (and 20% from wind), offering huge savings in cost and emissions of Renewables over fossil fuels. But what kind of solar? Will it be familiar silicon photovoltaics, or brand new thin film technology like the much talked about …

Xcel Energy & Microgrids: A resource for a resilient, carbon-free future

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 22 Jan 2020 6:30 PM Please join us as we kick off our 2020 Speaker Series with André Gouin, Business Technology Consultant on Xcel Energy’s Strategic Partnerships Team. We will be hearing from André about Xcel’s work on microgrids. We’ll hear how microgrids can be utilized for a resilient and carbon-free energy future and dive …

NCRES Speakers Series

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 28 Apr 2020 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. …

Global Energy & Peak CO2 – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 05 Jan 2020 7:00 PM Global Energy and Peak CO – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly As a delegate at the UN Climate Change conference in Madrid, Spain, for the International Solar Energy Society Robert Youngberg will share his analysis of the climate negotiations, the global energy situation in the face of peak …

NCRES Speakers Series: Colorado C3E – She’s In Power Program

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 24 Mar 2020 7:00 PM For March we’ll be joined by Maury Dobbie, Executive director of the Colorado Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Initiative who will discuss their She’s In Power program. She’s in Power is an initiative designed to grow and inspire the women who will be tomorrow’s clean energy leaders and reduce …

Unlocking Water’s Natural Power with Distributed Hydropower

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 08 Jan 2020 6:30 PM Emrgy Inc. is redefining hydropower through the introduction of distributed turbine “arrays”, which use the same deployment attributes that have enabled the solar power industry to grow exponentially in recent decades: modularity and flexibility. In an energy economy shifting toward distributed, yet often intermittent, renewables, Emrgy’s unique hydropower innovation enables …