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· …

NCRES Speakers Series: Fort Collins Solar Co-op with Solar United Neighbors

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 28 May 2019 7:00 PM We’ll be joined by CRES partner, Solar United Neighbors (SUN) who have pioneered an innovative solar Cooperative model that’s helped thousands of homeowners go solar. The presentation will show you how the co-op simplifies the process of going solar while providing a discount through its bulk purchasing power. If you …

Fort Collins Solar Co-Op Information Session with Solar United Neighbors

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 07 Mar 2019 6:30 PM Have you wanted to harness the power of the sun on your roof, but don’t know where to start? The Colorado Renewable Energy Society (CRES) and our Northern Chapter (NCRES) are proud to Partner with Solar United Neighbors (SUN) who have pioneered an innovative solar Cooperative model that’s helped thousands …

What Does 100% Renewables by 2030 have to do with Zucchinis and Airlines?

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 12 Jun 2019 6:30 PM UPDATE: This is Ken Regelson’s presentation on Colorado’s transition to 100% renewable energy that was rescheduled after winter conditions prompted the cancellation of the March Meetup. Presentation Description: It will have been 2 years since Ken last spoke for BCRES and A LOT has changed – most of it for …

NCRES Speakers Series: Electric Vehicle Update & PRPA EV Charging Study

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 7:00 PM We’ll be joined by Joel Danforth of Drive Electric Northern Colorado who’ll give us an update on what’s new with Electric Vehicles. He’ll also discuss the distributed electric vehicle charging study being performed by Platte River Power Authority (PRPA) in conjunction withe eMotorwerks. Participation in the study is open to …

changed: Ken Regelson: Zucchini, Renewables, Airlines (Hunter Lovins postponed)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 7:00 PM Note: The originally planned event with Hunter Lovins had to be postponed on short notice. Stay tuned.Tickets will be refunded – oh, wait: we don’t charge admission! Ken Regelson:Zucchini, Renewables, & Airlines – How it all hangs togetherTh, Mar 28, 7pm – freeJefferson Unitarian Church, 14350 W. 32nd Ave, Golden …

Optimizing Electric Transportation, Th Feb 28

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 7:00 PM Electric vehicles are getting more attention but barriers to widespread adoption remain, such as range anxiety and affordability. Despite such perceptions, EVs are an excellent fit for many drivers.Former NREL researcher Sarah Booth is now with Sawatch Labs which analyses driving patterns to learn when a vehicle is a good …

Calculating and Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 7:00 PM Casey Stock, Sustainability Manager at DaVita, will be showing us how to calculate and then reduce our carbon footprint. We will first review some of the major components that impact our carbon footprint, calculate our individual usage and finally discuss actionable steps that can be used to reduce your carbon …

BCRES Speaker Series – April Event – TBD

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 6:30 PM Presentation details will be updated soon for the April 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 …

Solar PV Mythbusting: How reliable is solar? NREL’s Dirk Jordan (this Thursday)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 24 Jan 2019 7:00 PM There are a number of myths surrounding the reliability of solar photovoltaics but why bother with news items from dubious sources when there is solid and current research available from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory?! Setting the record straight is Dirk Jordan, PhD, a Senior Engineer in the PV reliability …