The National Summit on Smart Grid & Climate Change will bring together policymakers, utilities, technology companies, and a wide variety of environmental and energy stakeholders to address the role of smart grid technologies and practices in mitigating and adapting to climate change.
The Mexican energy industry is set for transformation after President Enrique Peña Nieto signed into law the reform’s secondary legislation in August. The Atlantic Council will host the first major policy address in the United States by one of the top Mexican officials leading this reform.
The Energy Department Vehicle Technologies Office will present a live webcast titled "Updates on Energy and GHG Emissions Accounting Tools for Transportation." The webcast will describe how two macroeconomic tools provide estimates on energy usage and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the transportation sector.
The Southeast Innovation Summit showcases the region’s cleantech innovation and convenes key stakeholders from investors, entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 managers, policy makers, and academia. Innovation is catalyzed when market participants from different geographies and focus areas have regular dialogue and establish working relationships. The Summit provides an annual platform for these connections to be fostered.
The Managing Our Planet series brings a special edition where Jonathan Foley will discuss his vision for the California Academy of Sciences and discuss issues related to food security, demographics and sustainability.
Join with your colleagues-at-large on a fun four-mile run. Network about the ins-and-outs of the environmental community and how you arrived at where you are today. Come with an open mind and enjoy the scenic DC views.
ARPA-E will hold a workshop on "Reducing CAPEX for Energy-Efficient Building Controls" on October 23rd at ARPA-E's office in Washington, DC. This workshop will convene leading experts in building science, control systems, and computer science to identify innovative research paths to increase the adoption of energy-saving building controls by reducing one-off design and installation costs.
Join the World Green Energy Symposium (WGES) Council, Host Ambassadors & Partners at the DC World Green Energy Symposium Executive Forum. This is the world stage for latest launches, policies, unveiling of procurement opportunities and showcase of sustainable technologies and innovations in new energy.
In this Energy and Environment Breakfast, ICF International welcomes energy experts who will discuss the substantial increase in energy use efficiency due to a variety of utility, state, and federal programs. As a result of these programs, there is more economic output for every dollar of energy expenditure.
The Leaders in Energy will be co-hosting its professional networking Happy Hour on the topic of "Ocean Energy Issues and Opportunities." Speakers will address the science and misperceptions regarding the impacts of seismic surveys and noise on marine life associated with offshore energy resource mapping as well as ocean renewable energy systems including ocean thermal energy conversion, tidal, etc.
Friday, October 24, 2014
The Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy will host the 2014 LEAD Conference, "The Power of Opinion: How Americans' Preferences on Energy Point a Way Forward on Climate Change" on October, 24, 2014. The Honorable Gina McCarthy, current Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will keynote the event.