Living Simple Tiny Home Expo – August 26th Loveland, Colorado

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 26 Aug 2018 10:00 AM It’s time to join us for our third annual Living Simple Tiny Home Expo on Sunday Aug 26th in Loveland. The Living Simple Tiny Home Expo highlights simple living with access to tiny homes and buses, built by those who live in them. A full day of workshops, panels and …

CO Renewable Energy Policy Night @ Declaration Brewing!

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 18 Sep 2018 7:00 PM Mayor Hancock recently announced a goal for the Denver community to use 100% renewable electricity by 2030. Colorado is electing a new governor and the 2018 midterms are just around the corner. Join the Metro Denver CRES chapter and the CRES Policy Committee for a special speaker series at Declaration …

NCRES Speakers Series: Building Energy Scoring (BES) for Commercial Buildings

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018 7:00 PM We’ll be joined by Kirk Longstein of Fort Collins Utilities to discuss the proposed building energy scoring requirement, similar to 26 Cities across the US including Denver and Boulder. Energy benchmarking, scoring and transparency provides a beneficial tools in helping owners, property managers and tenants to establish a baseline for …

How They Built A Net Zero Church (South Denver)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 7:00 PM How They Built A Net Zero ChurchTour & Presentations at Denver’s First Universalist Church First Universalist Church of Denver renovated their old building into a net zero facility while adding 20% more space. Geothermal now runs heating and cooling, the roof space was optimized for a massive solar installation and …

The National Politics of Clean Energy from a Conservative POV

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018 6:30 PM Grant Couch is the founder of the Conservative Caucus within Citizens Climate Lobby – a national, non-partisan group advocating for a national price on CO2 and other GHGs. Until he left full-time work, Grant never gave “global warming” much thought. However, after studying the issue he became convinced it is …

Modernizing the Electric Grid. NREL Power Lunch at noon (Tues)

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 12:00 PM Note: This is not a JCRES event but very close to our mission. Be sure to rsvp via 303-384-6565 or e-mail education.center@nrel.gov Power Lunch Lecture Series: Modernizing the Electric Grid An Exciting Time to Be Working in the Area of Power Systems The electric grid is the world’s largest machine. …

NCRES Speakers Series: Scaling Renewable Energy Microgrids

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018 6:00 PM For September we’ll be joined by Sunil Cherian, CEO of Spirae who will discuss some of their projects involving scaling up renewable energy powered microgrids. This event is free but donations will be accepted to help cover food costs. Also note that this event will be held at the CSU …

Sparking the EV Transition: A Policy Toolkit for Local Government

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018 6:30 PM With a lack of leadership on climate policy from the federal government, Colorado cities have a unique opportunity to lead on climate. Many cities have taken action on emission reductions, significantly improving air quality and paving the way for states to set more ambitious climate and electrification goals. Cities have …

47th annual ASES Conference: Pathways to Renewable Energy Transformation

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 05 Aug 2018 8:00 AM Registration now open!Early Bird rates extended through June 15, 2018. The 47th Annual National Solar Conference and Summit The American Solar Energy Society returns to Colorado this year, moving north to Boulder, a city with a progressive sustainable energy vision, to continue the conversation on maximizing renewable energy, and to …

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 …