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 …

Decarbonizing Denver: Climate Action at the Dept. of Public Health & Environment

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 16 May 2019 7:00 PM Elizabeth Babcock, the Manager of Denver’s Climate Action Team, and Jonathan Rogers, Denver’s Renewable Energy Specialist, will be joining us to talk about Denver’s decarbonization efforts. The Climate Action Team is leading Denver’s efforts to reduce GHG emissions 80 percent below 2005 levels by 2050. Come learn about the City’s …

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!

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 …

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 …