Panel: Colorado Companies Working on Sustainable Projects Around the World

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 15 Aug 2019 6:30 PM Representatives from Namasté Solar, Solar Energy International, and iDE – all Colorado based companies – will be coming to speak on a panel about sustainability projects being developed locally both here and internationally. These speakers will share their experiences with developing new projects that aim to affect more than an …

Boulder Environmental/Nature/Outdoors Film Festival – Current Revolution + Q&A

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 11 Jul 2019 4:00 PM Join BCRES for the inaugural Boulder Environmental / Nature / Outdoors Film Festival as well as the screening of Roger Sorkin’s film Current Revolutions screening Thursday, July 11th at 4:00 PM in the Gordon Gamm Theater. American Resilience Project’s new film series and associated outreach campaigns tackle the challenge of …

Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Programs at CU Boulder

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019 6:30 PM The University of Colorado is a prominent part of the Boulder community but many locals remain unfamiliar with the university’s energy and sustainability programs and initiatives. From LEED-certified buildings to alternative transportation and renewable energy projects, the campus is taking a number of environmentally-friendly steps to reduce waste and improve …

Green Drinks Denver + Tour of Groundwork Denver’s Greenhouse

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 18 Jul 2019 5:00 PM “Never doubt a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Join us again at Woods Boss Brewing for Green Drinks Denver July 18th, and head over to Groundwork Denver afterwards for a tour with the Denver chapter of …

NCRES Speakers Series: Agrivoltaic Research at CSU with Sandbox Solar

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

The Potential for Nuclear in a Renewable Energy World

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 20 Jun 2019 7:00 PM Mark Ruth, the Manager of the Industrial Systems and Fuels Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), will be joining us to speak about the relationship between nuclear and renewable energy. Mark will speak to the state of the U.S. energy sector and …

How Microbes Convert Gaseous Waste into Fuels & Chemicals (Th, June 27)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 27 Jun 2019 7:00 PM Dr. Michael Guarnieri, NREL:How Microbes Convert Gaseous Waste into Fuels and ChemicalsTh, June 27, 7pm14350 W. 32nd Ave, Golden, CO 80401 (Jefferson Unitarian)Many sources of gaseous wastes are both climate risks and lost economic opportunities. But synthetic biology uses microbes to turn waste into valuable bio-based fuels and chemical intermediates …

NCRES Speakers Series: The Economics of the Green New Deal

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 27 Aug 2019 7:00 PM We’ll be joined by Anders Fremstad of CSU’s Economics Department who will make a case for a Green New Deal, based on a co-authored report for the Roosevelt Institute. The proposal includes a substantial carbon dividend, to incentivize decolonization without exacerbating inequality. It also makes the case for complementary regulations …

How can we power the world with clean energy?! Pint of Science

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 21 May 2019 7:00 PM The PINT OF SCIENCE Festival (May 20-22) features young scientists from institutions like NREL and CU Boulder at Diebolt Brewing in Denver.https://pintofscience.us/events/denver Sign up here: https://pintofscience.us/event/the-clean-green-energy-machine-how-can-we-power-the-world-with-clean-energy While not a CRES event we hope you’ll attend. Be aware there’s a $5 fee to defray cost, payable with the above web link …

Wind Power – Pint of Science Festival

View On Meetup.com Date Monday, 20 May 2019 7:00 PM The PINT OF SCIENCE Festival (May 20-22) features young scientists from institutions like NREL and CU Boulder at Diebolt Brewing in Denver.https://pintofscience.us/events/denver Sign up here: https://pintofscience.us/event/whats-blowing-in-the-wind-wind-turbine-modeling-and-wind-farm-optimization While not a CRES event we hope you’ll attend. Be aware there’s a $5 fee to defray cost, payable with the above web link …