Events - 12 Mar 19

As of July 13, 2020, DC Green Scene will no longer be updated with new events. In light of COVID-19 and other circumstances, we will be discontinuing the event calendar and weekly newsletter.

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NAS Workshop – Long-Term Health Monitoring Following a Nuclear Catastrophe

The National Academy of Sciences Nuclear Radiation and Studies Board is hosting a workshop to discuss establishing a registry for long-term health monitoring following radiological emergencies in the U.S.

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Why Land Use Matters for a Green New Deal

There are many unfortunate ways sprawl negatively affects the environment, including by increasing traffic and GHG emissions. If the Green New Deal is to be effective, it should deal with sprawl and foster smarter growth and transit policies and practices.

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C-PACE as a Green Building Tool: Leveraging PACE to meet LEED and other green building standards in DC, MD, and VA

Learn how Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing can be used to support building retrofits, gut rehabs, and new construction projects seeking to meet LEED or other accreditation.

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Emerging Markets for U.S. Smart Grid Suppliers and Investors in Africa, Asia and Latin America

Building on a Renewable Energy and Smart Grid Suppliers Forum held in Denver, Colorado in May 2018, the U.S. Agency for International Development is supporting a follow-on forum in Washington, D.C., focused on opportunities for U.S. smart grid, mini-grid, and energy storage suppliers and sources of financing.

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Oil Policy in Saudi Arabia & Status of Domestic Reforms

OPEC led by Saudi Arabia, and its allies including Russia, agreed in December to reduce oil production by 1.2 mbd in an effort to stabilize oil prices.  But surging US shale oil output could effectively eat up OPEC’s cuts by later this year as the US has become the world’s largest crude oil producer. These developments will be discussed by our speakers along with the status of domestic reforms in Saudi Arabia in the wake of the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Envirorun DC and Green Drinks DC present Cherry Blossom author Ann McClellan

Join Envirorun DC for a special Cherry Blossom themed run + Happy Hour featuring Ann McClellan, Author. We’re excited to co-host this event once again with Green Drinks DC!

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