Summer Break See You in August

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 30 Jul 2019 7:00 PM We’re taking a summer vacation for July. Thanks for your support of CRES and NCRES. Hope you’re enjoying your summer!

Telling the Public Utility Commission what’s in the Public Interest – training

View On Meetup.com Date Monday, 29 Apr 2019 6:00 PM Our partners at Clean Energy Action organize this.Please plan to attend and help us set rules that benefit clean energy! Citizens training: Learn how to address concerns with the PUCMonday April 29, 6 pmLakewood Library, Meeting Room10200 W 20th Ave, Lakewood, CO 80215 We need citizens to help ensure that …

Hunter Lovins: Energy & Economy in Service To Life (May 23)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 23 May 2019 7:00 PM RESCHEDULED FROM MARCHCreating a regenerative economy that works for all of us is the solution for averting humanity’s current trajectory towards disaster, and we have the tools to do it. Hunter Lovins co-founded the Rocky Mountain Institute with Amory Lovins and now runs Natural Capitalism Solutions. In her recent book …

Film: Paris to Pittsburgh – The Climate for Change is Now (Sun 7pm)

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 19 May 2019 7:00 PM National Geographic’s new film Paris to Pittsburgh shows how people across America are demanding and developing real solutions in the face of climate change. Learn about their incredible stories and be inspired to create change in your own community! We’ll start promptly to leave time for discussion. We’ll have beer …

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: How Wind Turbines Are Made with Vestas Wind Systems

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019 7:00 PM Ever Wonder How are Wind Turbines Made? Come and join us for a presentation from Vestas Wind Systems to learn more about how wind turbines are made and their impact on our economy. Vestas Wind Systems is the global leader in manufacturing wind power plants with operations around the globe …