Solar for Home and Business

View On Meetup.com Date Saturday, 25 May 2019 10:45 AM SECRES presents “Solar for Home and Business”A FREE Solar Seminar – $5 donation encouragedGet your 30% Federal Tax Credit before it Expires! For more information see https://secres.org/solar-home-business

BCRES Speaker Series: Update on Boulder’s Municipalization effort

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 08 May 2019 6:30 PM PRESENTATION DESCRIPTION: Please join us as the Regional Sustainability Coordinator for the City of Boulder, Jonathan Koehn, updates us on the latest developments and news surrounding the City of Boulder’s effort to create a Municipal Electric Utility. Jonathan works to implement the city’s sustainability agenda, specifically in relation to climate …

CRES Policy Alert | Apr 8, 2019

CRES Weighs in on the Mother of All Rulemakings The Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) is in the middle of updating most all of its Rules Regulating Electric Utilities (see 4 Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) 723-3.  Many interested parties from the regulated utilities to industry and environmental groups have weighed in on various rules being rewritten. Colorado Renewable Energy …

Why we need a Green New Deal – 20 Months to 2020 – Our First Climate Election

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 25 Apr 2019 7:00 PM Bill BeckerPresidential Climate Action Project The Green New Deal put climate change on the front burner.How can we keep it there? William Becker directs the Presidential Climate Action Project which develops ideas for the federal response to climate change. Bill started as a 19-year-old Army combat correspondent in the Vietnam …

High Performance Buildings: The Age of Transparency

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 6:30 PM Enrico Bonilauri, Co-Founder of Emu Systems, will be joining us to present on the gap between expected performance and field data collected from a number of high performance buildings. With sensors making data collection more affordable and reliable than ever before, different metrics will be reviewed with regards to health, …

NCRES Speakers Series

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019 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. …

CRES Policy Alert | March 20, 2019

The CRES Policy Committee is proud to support the following four bills, all of which support the adoption of Electric Vehicles: HB19-1159 concerning the four-year extension of existing income tax credits for the purchase or lease of electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrids. SB19-077 concerning the development of charging infrastructure used by electric motor vehicles. HB19-1198 allowing the Colorado Energy Office to direct the …

BCRES Speaker Series – June Event – TBD

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 12 Jun 2019 6:30 PM Presentation details will be updated soon for the June event. This meeting is free for CRES members. There is a $5 suggested donation for non-members. Learn more about CRES, and the benefits of membership at https://www.cres-energy.org/ Parking is available in Lot 556The West Entrance Circle Lot (550) is pay-by-hour at …

Creating Colorado’s Largest Battery Energy Storage Project

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 7:00 PM Join us as we hear from Jerry Merizza, the New Energy Program Coordinator at United Power. He is going to focus on energy storage and innovative plan for creating the largest battery energy storage project in Colorado. United Power is a not-for-profit energy cooperative in Colorado owned and managed by …

BCRES Speaker Series: “The Hidden Key to Unlock C&I Energy Project Finance”

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 6:30 PM PRESENTATION DESCRIPTION: Come hear Tracy Phillips, the Director of the Colorado C-PACE Program, speak about how C-PACE can help local businesses and building owners upgrade their buildings through 100% financed energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water conservation projects. Tracy will discuss:· What the Colorado C-PACE program is· How C-PACE works· …