Run For A MDCRES Steering Committee Position

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 01 Nov 2018 12:00 PM Hello! MDCRES is holding our annual Steering Committee Elections on Thursday, December 6th! To run for a position, please send an email to MD-CRES-STEERING@googlegroups.com by end of day Monday, November 5th with the following:– Name and Position in the subject– Statement of Intent to Run in the body– Resume and/or …

NCRES Monthly Series: REVIVE | Award Winning Zero Energy Design and Construction

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 7:00 PM Located on Willox Lane just west of North College Avenue, Revive is a multi-award winning net zero community generating its energy needs from geothermal wells and roof mounted solar electric panels. Among others, awards include the 2016 and 2018 Grand Prize Award winner for Housing Innovation from the US Department …

Responding to Climate Change, Phil Nelson, PhD (Th, Nov 29)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 7:00 PM Responding to Climate Change—A Play in Three Acts Envision our response to climate change as a three-act play, a very long play. During Act One, which ended around 1990, climate scientists defined the warming problem and challenged society to respond. In Act Two (the present), scientists have moved to the …

Responding to Climate Change (Th, Nov 29)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 7:00 PM Responding to Climate Change—A Play in Three ActsPhil Nelson, Citizens Climate Lobby Envision our response to climate change as a three-act play, a very long play. During Act One, which ended around 1990, climate scientists defined the warming problem and challenged society to respond.In Act Two (the present), scientists have …

Denver Water Operations Tour & Happy Hour

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 4:00 PM Denver Water recently completed a redesign of their Operations Complex focusing on creating a more efficient, publicly accessible, and sustainable headquarters. The complex was designed to incorporate LEED certification and demonstrations of net zero energy. Join the Metro Denver CRES chapter for a tour of Denver Water followed by a …

Electricity for Peace – The Asian Super Grid

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 7:00 PM When countries depend on each other they’ll prosper together and keep the peace. That is the idea behind an effort trying to bring North Korea out of political isolation, convincing it to give up nuclear weapons in return for becoming the hub of a proposed Asian Super Grid. Such a …

The healthy side of zero energy: Buildings are for people

John Garvey CRES Northern Colorado Chapter Are energy savings, beauty, and occupant health complimentary objectives or do they require trade-offs? At any rate, what does it take to achieve them? “You basically want to think about your building as the third skin around yourself, the second skin being your clothes.” – Enrico Bonilauri, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, Emu Systems, Denver, CO Our …

CO-Labs’ Governor’s Awards for High-Impact Research (Th, Oct 4)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 04 Oct 2018 5:00 PM This is NOT a JCRES event but close to our mission. CO-LABS was created by Gov. Bill Ritter to highlight the importance and impact of National Labs in Colorado, and regularly organizes tours of labs around the state.More on CO-LABS at the bottom.You may only register at https://www.2018govawards.com, NOT here. …

Amory Lovins: Leading the Energy Transition (Mo, Oct 1, at Mines, 5pm)

View On Meetup.com Date Monday, 01 Oct 2018 5:00 PM CSM’s Payne Institute & Mines Energy invite to this Distinguished Lecture (it is not a CRES event but we want you to attend. Videos of past lectures are available here https://payneinstitute.mines.edu/distinguished-lecture-series). Leading the Energy Transition17:00-18:00 | October 1, 2018 | CSM, Coolbaugh | Room 209Amory Lovins is an American physicist, …

NCRES 15 Year Anniversary Celebration & Holiday Party with Green Drinks

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 7:00 PM Join NCRES and our friends at Green Drinks to celebrate the holidays and the 15th Anniversary of NCRES. No formal presentation, just a quick review of 2018 and celebration of our progress. The presentation will be held at Odell Brewing Company’s taproom at 800 E. Lincoln Avenue in Fort Collins. …