NCRES Speakers Series

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 24 Mar 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. …

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 …

End of Year Celebration and Steering Committee Hangout

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 05 Dec 2019 5:45 PM Come grab a beer to celebrate the end of a great year of MDCRES programming at Public School 303. Those of you interested in the 2020 Steering Committee, please come meet the folks who made it possible this past year and let us know how you can help. If you’re …

Speaker Series: “Exploring the Solar Dominance Hypothesis” with Hunter Lovins

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 12 Feb 2020 6:30 PM Join BCRES in welcoming Hunter Lovins for a fun evening of exciting antidotes to climate depression. Hunter will discuss the thesis of one of her recent papers: “A pathway to rapid global solar energy deployment? Exploring the solar dominance hypothesis,” published in Energy Research & Social Science, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2019.05.007. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214629619301914). The …

How Mines Students won the Solar Decathlon against 17 Other Teams

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 21 Nov 2019 7:00 PM A group of students from the Colorado School of Mines bested 17 other teams from around the world to claim the top spot in the first Solar Decathlon ever held in Africa. See how they cracked that difficult nut: to design and build on site an affordable, solar-powered net-zero-energy model …

Year-End Party: Renew your Energy! Fr. Dec 13

View On Meetup.com Date Friday, 13 Dec 2019 6:00 PM We’re having a Renewable Energy Year End Get-Together Party at Martin Voelker’s home in Golden on Friday, Dec. 13, 6:00 – 10:00 pm. Do NOT bring food as delectable finger foods will be on hand (see what I did here?) as well as soups (including gluten free and vegetarian) . …

NCRES Speakers Series: CSU Geothermal Heating & Cooling Project

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 25 Feb 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. …

MDCRES Steering Committee Overview @ O’Dell Brewing!

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 07 Nov 2019 5:30 PM Interested in being involved in the MCRES Steering Committee for 2020? CRES is a volunteer organization that exists because of the involvement and passion of its members! Join us for a beer upstairs at O’Dell Brewing Company to meet the current Steering Committee members and learn more about each position. …

How Mines Students won the Solar Decathlon (at Mines, NOT at JUC)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 21 Nov 2019 7:00 PM A group of students from the Colorado School of Mines bested 17 other teams from around the world to claim the top spot in the first Solar Decathlon ever held in Africa.See how they cracked that difficult nut: to design and build on site an affordable, solar-powered net-zero-energy model house …

How & Why: Getting Our Community to 100%

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 06 Nov 2019 5:00 PM Join us for a Panel Discussion on Local Efforts to Transition to Renewable Electricity by 2030. We’ll have Anthony J. Marchese, Phd, of the CSU College of Engineering leading a moderated discussion with our panelists: Wade Troxel, Mayor, City of Fort CollinsCorey Odell, Sustainability Coordinator, Odell Brewing CompanyJason Frisbee, CEO, …