Speaker Series: Andrew Bennett “Affordable Home Energy”

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 6:30 PM Energy Outreach Colorado was established in 1989 to raise funds to help low income Colorodans afford home energy. Sustainability of energy in Colorado should mean affordable energy. Learn about how Energy Outreach Colorado approaches this mission through financial assistance, repair services, non-profit partnerships, and energy education. Each year their social …

NCRES Series: The Healthy Side of Zero-Energy, High Performance Buildings

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 28 Aug 2018 7:00 PM Buildings are for humans. We spend 90% of our lives indoors, and there is much more at stake for our health than a high energy bill. You may think that current building code effectively addresses issues such as mold, internal pollutants, and durability of buildings. However, there is a large …

The Human Element – James Balog’s new film Sun 6/10

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 10 Jun 2018 1:30 PM Grassroots Climate organisation 350Colorado is celebrating the kick-off of their new Golden/Lakewood chapter with the new film from CHASING ICE photographer James Balog.Balog blends art and science in this riveting drama. Humans are now an elemental force of nature. What we do to our planet changes earth, air, water, and …

Why Enzymes Are Key For Biofuels – Roman Brunecky, NREL

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 28 Jun 2018 7:00 PM Why Enzymes Are Key For BiofuelsRoman Brunecky, NRELTh, June 28, 7pmJUC, 14350 West 32nd Ave, Golden, CO 80401 Biofuels play a key role for our Renewable Energy future. In transportation, airplanes and heavy duty vehicles will continue to run on combustion engines, and will need low carbon fuels. To make …

Catalyzing Emission-Free Cities – Michael Totten

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 24 May 2018 7:00 PM Catalyzing Emission-Free CitiesHow a Solar Power Internet Platform can get us thereMichael Totten When President Trump withdrew the U.S. from the Paris Agreement, hundreds of cities declared their commitment to achieving the Paris Agreement goals. Many also committed to becoming 100 percent renewable powered economies. Declarations are helpful, actionable change …

Learn About Solar for Home and Business

View On Meetup.com Date Saturday, 30 Jun 2018 10:00 AM Solar for Home and BusinessGet your 30% Federal Tax Credit before it Expires!A Free Solar Seminar—$5 donation encouraged Agenda:10—10:15 Welcome10:15—11:00 Energy Efficiency – the most important things to consider before going solar- Jim Riggins11—12:15 PM Solar Basics and Beyond – Phil Brodhagen and Lotus12:15— 1PM Q&A Topics Covered:On-Grid | Off-Grid …

Decarbonizing Colorado’s Energy Economy

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 6:30 PM Zach Pierce will provide an overview of the ‘state of play’ in Colorado as it relates to economy-wide decarbonization efforts from the Beyond Coal Campaign’s perspective. He will discuss how Colorado fits into the regional and national landscape, identifying challenges and opportunities looking forward as we raise ambition to address …

Speaker Series: Jessica Scott “Transforming Solar Policy in Nevada”

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 17 May 2018 6:30 PM Join MDCRES this April to hear Jessica Scott, speak about recent campaigns in the interior western states. She will focus on Nevada, who was dealt one of the worst solar policy blows in late 2015 by the state’s Public Utilities Commission. However, Vote Solar and an enormous coalition of partners …

Workshop: Paths to Sustainability in Daily Life, Steve Stevens, 4 Sun sessions

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 05 Aug 2018 9:00 AM Paths to Sustainability in Daily LifeSundays 9 – 10 a.m. starting this week4 Weeks:  4/8/2018 through 4/29/2018  Note: please sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0b4aaaa72eabfc1-paths  Through lessons, as well as student assignments, the student will gain a good practical understanding of their own Energy Usage and its Carbon / Climate Consequences. Paths to energy usage …

Workshop: Paths to Sustainability in Daily Life, Steve Stevens, 4 Sun sessions

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 29 Jul 2018 9:00 AM Paths to Sustainability in Daily LifeSundays 9 – 10 a.m. starting this week4 Weeks:  4/8/2018 through 4/29/2018  Note: please sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0b4aaaa72eabfc1-paths  Through lessons, as well as student assignments, the student will gain a good practical understanding of their own Energy Usage and its Carbon / Climate Consequences. Paths to energy usage …