Tim Olsen – Wind and Technology: Past, Present, and Future

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018 6:45 PM • Featuring: Tim Olsen Tim Olsen has been designing and implementing wind technology for 20 years. He was the president of CRES in 2006 and the chair of Engineers without Borders in 2005 and teaches regularly at EcoTech BSME (CU Boulder) MSME (VPI = SU). • ABSTRACT What is the …

Metro Denver CRES Volunteer Happy Hour

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 21 Feb 2018 7:00 PM The Metro CRES chapter would like to invite you to Happy Hour at Mercury Cafe. We would like to thank you for your generosity, participation, passion, and patience as we reignite our volunteer program and opportunities. We will outline our needs and upcoming events during the gathering. There’ll be some …

Climate and Energy Legislation at the Colorado Legislature

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 09 Jan 2018 6:45 PM Representative KC Becker and Senator Steve Fenberg will be discussing climate and energy legislation and the Colorado Legislature, including what’s been run in the past, and what to expect for the 2018 legislative session which begins January 10, 2018 Rep. Becker represents House District 13 which encompasses western Boulder County, …

Post-Summit Happy Hour for RE/EE Industry Members

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 05 Dec 2017 5:30 PM For those who can’t make it to the Denver Sustainability Summit Tues, Dec 5th, but still want to get involved in the conversation…  OR for those who want to decompress at the end of the day, Metro Denver CRES is hosting a casual Industry Night Happy Hour over at Mercury …

Renewable Energy Year End Get-Together Party (Fr Dec 15)

View On Meetup.com Date Friday, 15 Dec 2017 6:00 PM We’re having a Renewable Energy Year End Get-Together Party at Steve Stevens’ home in Golden on Friday, Dec. 15, 6:00 – 9:30 pm.  Your RSVP is important as we need to plan the food. (Note: it’s around the corner from Martin Voelker’s home. Also note that there is a CRES …

Climate Movie: To the Ends of The Earth (Sun, Dec 3, Golden)

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 03 Dec 2017 7:00 PM What happens to the people caught in the middle when the rise of extreme energy leads into the end of economic growth? “To the Ends of the Earth” lets us meet those people, such as an Inuit mayor in Canada’s high Arctic concerned about oil exploration’s impact on the animals …

Global Solutions for Climate Change (Th, Dec 14)

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 7:00 PM Global Solutions for Climate ChangeTwo activists report from COP 23 in BonnTh, Dec. 14, 7pm, JUC, 14350 W. 32nd Ave Golden (JUC) Rhiannon Gallagher and Martin Voelker both attended the COP 23 United Nations Climate Change conference in Bonn in November and will report how the world community plans to …

NCRES Speakers Series: Solar PV Technology Update: CSU Next Generation PV Center

View On Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018 7:00 PM Solar photovoltaics (PV) is a rapidly growing industry with nearly 16 GW of capacity installed in the US in 2016. In the last 5 years, solar has become a preferred energy resource through significant reduction in costs. Power purchase agreements for utility scale CdTe plants have been signed at 3.9 …