August Speaker: TBA

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 7:00 PM Our speaker and topic for August 24 is not yet confirmed. Please check back later. —————— Free. Join us for a networking reception with food and drinks after the presentation. Co-sponsored by the Colorado Renewable Energy Society, the JUC Green Task Force and New Energy Colorado/Golden Earth Days. www.cres-energy.org RSVP not required but helps us …

Is Fracking Good for your Health? Sat, May 20

View On Meetup.com Date Saturday, 20 May 2017 7:00 PM Is Fracking Good For Your Health? Catherine Thomasson, MDPhysicians for Social ResponsibilityJefferson Unitarian Church 14350 W. 32nd Ave, Golden (Applewood)Sat, May 20, 7pm – free What do we know today from current research about the health effects of fracking?For answers and to offer a science based perspective hear the former …

Hear the presentation “Can we replace Drake with Renewables?”

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 25 May 2017 6:30 PM Can we replace Drake With Renewables, While Keeping Rates Low and Reliability High? Join Ken Regelson and SECRES to discuss options for Colorado Springs Thursday May 25th 6:30 – 8 Talk starts at 7 Come early to socialize Can Colorado Springs have it all? Can we close coal-fired Martin Drake generator …

Why Science & Industry Need Public Funding, Tue, 5/16

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 16 May 2017 7:00 PM Eating Our Seed CornWhy Science and Industry Reject Trump’s Budget Cuts 14350 W. 32nd Ave, GoldenTue, May 16, 7pm Public research institutions are today’s drivers – and risk takers! – of technological innovation on which our advanced industries depend. Our panel will highlight the impact of these public-private partnerships at …

LED Streetlighting & Smart Infrastructure: Should Denver make the leap?

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 18 May 2017 6:30 PM There has been a lot of enthusiasm for LED streetlights in Denver related to their energy efficiency and opportunities for reduced maintenance and “light pollution”. However, as with most things, it is a bit more complicated than it seems. The light “temperature” can interfere with the natural cycles of people …

MDCRES Monthly Speaker Series

View On Meetup.com Date Friday, 21 Jul 2017 6:30 PM Speaker TBA The meeting format will be as follows:  6:30-7:00pm – Social time and networking  7:00-7:10pm – Announcements  7:10-8:00pm – Presentation and Q&A  8:00-8:30pm – Wrap up and networking  This meeting is free for CRES members ($30 introductory membership), with a $10 suggested donation from non-members Parking information: In addition …

MDCRES Monthly Speaker Series

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 15 Jun 2017 6:30 PM Speaker: Tracy Phillips with Colorado C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy)  C-PACE is a new program to finance energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water conservation measures using private capital. Long-term financing enables “new way” cash flow focused project development providing a compelling opportunity for the building owner.  More information coming soon. …

NREL at 40 – Doing Business Sustainably (Wed at noon)

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 12:00 PM 40 Years of Leading the Way – Doing Business SustainablyPresented by Sustainability Program Manager Frank Rukavina Join NREL’s Frank Rukavina for a “virtual tour” of NREL’s sustainable living laboratory.   Along with four decades of advanced energy research, NREL is walking the talk by achieving sustainability goals that are making big …