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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Engaging Senior Leaders in Conversations that Matter Most for Sustainability

Join GreenBiz for a free webinar during which Leith Sharp, Director of Executive Education for Sustainability Leadership at Harvard's Center for Health and the Global Environment, presents a framework for organizational transformation with clear implications for sustainability and other complex 21st century challenges.

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DDOE's Fresh Start Open House

Join DDOE in welcoming new director Tommy Wells and learn how DDOE is planning a fresh start to make the District of Columbia the most energy efficient and environmentally sound city in America!

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Eastern Regional Technical Conference on EPA’s Clean Power Plan

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) will hold a series of technical conferences to discuss implications of compliance approaches to the Clean Power Plan proposed rule, issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on June 2, 2014. In particular, the technical conferences will focus on issues related to electric reliability, wholesale electric markets and operations, and energy infrastructure. *REGISTER BY MARCH 2ND*

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Driving the Future: Technologies are ready to meet future fuel economy and clean air goals; what about policies?

Join the Diesel Technology Forum for a luncheon briefing to learn more about advanced engine technologies that are helping automobile manufacturers improve fuel economy.

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Monthly Networking Event for Environmental Professionals: March 2015

The Environmental Law Institute and the D.C. Bar's Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Section will host a free networking event. Light appetizers will be included; other refreshments are at your own expense.

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Forecasting Our Future: A Conversation About Climate Change in DC

How will climate change affect the District of Columbia now and in the future? Climate scientist, Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, will present the results of her study of how hotter temperatures, rising seas, and extreme weather events will impact the District.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

World Green Energy Symposium hosted by University of the District of Columbia

The University of the District of Columbia will serve as the host for the World Green Energy Symposium (WGES) program scheduled to take place on Thursday, March 12, 2015. WGES is known for attracting some of the top experts and best minds in new energy and sustainability from across the globe. The multi-discipline audience who attends the WGES - and who is invited to register - consists of visionaries, decision makers, leaders, policy makers, buyers, investors, and innovative thinkers.

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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Spring "Cleaning" with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Innovative Energy Solutions on Institutional Property

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will present an introduction into its unique research-based capabilities across a wide spectrum of renewable energy and energy efficiency focus areas.

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Thursday, April 02, 2015

Global Warming: A Perspective from the Poles

How do we know what we know about global warming? Scientific knowledge is never perfect, but there is ample evidence of significant change in the Arctic and Antarctic and cutting-edge technologies are continuing to improve our understanding. Dr. Meier will discuss compelling observations in the polar regions, much of it collected by NASA, and the implications of these data on future climate change in the U.S. Following a Q&A, members of Citizens Climate Lobby will talk about their work to build support for climate action in Congress.

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Monday, April 13, 2015

State of the World 2015 Symposium

Join the Worldwatch Institute for the release of its latest edition of the annual publication State of the World 2015: Confronting Hidden Threats to Sustainability, on Monday, April 13, in Washington, D.C. Reception to follow.

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