Alliance for Sustainable Colorado – (S2): What Colorado Can Learn from The EU

Hello Metro Denver CRES Chapter. A quick announcement on an upcoming event with the Alliance Center. 

This is a free event, but you must register first at the following link:

Here are the additional details on the event. Hope to see you there!

Sustainability Series (S2): What Colorado Can Learn from The EU, Local Action on Energy and Climate

How are local and state-level governments within the European Union (EU) working to achieve the energy and climate goals established by the United Nations?

Join us on September 11th to learn how Europeans are taking action on climate change at the state and local level. Our panel of experts includes:

Max GruenigPresident of Ecologic Institute US

Ursel Luensmann-PielkeSenior Consultant for the Coordination Center for Climate Issues for the City of Hamburg (the EU Green Capital in 2011)

Bernd TischlerMayor of Bottrop

Klaus HoppeFreiburg-based International Consultant to local and regional governments on reducing carbon emissions and creating policies that promote sustainability

This is the third event in our Sustainability Series (S2) in 2017. In this series, we explore how other states and local governments are combating climate change and transforming the energy sector.

The S2 is a collaboration between the Wirth Chair in Sustainable Development at the University of Colorado Denver’s School of Public Affairs and the Alliance for Sustainable Colorado. The S2 provides a forum for the discussion of ideas, principles, and strategies to enhance social, economic and environmental sustainability. This S2 event is also co-sponsored by the Colorado European Union Center for Excellence.

Catering provided by Serendipity Catering.

Please RSVP to save your seat for this engaging and informative evening.

Parking information: In addition to your standard downtown Denver options, parking is offered at the Alliance Center. Parking is $3 per hour and $12 for a full day. To use the lot, please download the Pay By Phone app or create an account at Our location number is 3563.