Events - 24 Apr 19

Getting to 1.5: How Non-State Actors Drive Climate Action

Join WCEE to learn about the catalytic role of the Alliances for Climate Action — a global network of domestic multi-stakeholder coalitions — in accelerating climate action and championing opportunities to put us on a 1.5 pathway.

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Disaster Relief in an Era of Extreme Weather

Join POLITICO for a high-level conversation on how extreme weather is prompting a renewed look at disaster relief and response in Washington and in affected communities.

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CHP Tour USA – Combined Heat & Power Informational Day

Join us as we host the 2nd stop of CHP Tour 2019 in Montgomery County, MD! The Combined Heat and Power informational day will be followed by a site visit to a CHP facility.

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Nigeria’s Energy Future – Uh Oh

Nigeria is Africa’s biggest country and biggest economy. Yet, per capita electricity consumption is the lowest in the world relative to income—nearly 80 percent below where it should be given other economic conditions. Residential access to electricity is just 59 percent, while nearly all businesses have to rely on generators for power. At the same time, Nigeria is a major energy producer and is forced to flare gas. Successive presidents have promised to solve the country’s electricity problem, but progress has been utterly dismal. Todd Moss will highlight the key issues affecting Nigeria’s energy future—and why failing to solve this conundrum will have profound consequences for the country, region, and far beyond.

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Fashion in Full Circle: An Evening of Conversation About Circularity in DC\’s Textile Industry

Join us for an evening of conversation with Joelle Frizli Co-Founder of the DC Sustainable Fashion Collective and owner of Tribute; Kaveri Marathe Co-Founder of the DC Sustainable Fashion Collective and Founder of Texiles; and Rosalie Ferris of Pattern Sample Sew and others as we explore solutions to connect the global imperative to move textile production and consumption toward a more circular model with local efforts.

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