Events - 13 Jun 19

COG 2019 Climate and Energy Leadership Awards

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) recently launched its 2019 Climate and Energy Leadership Awards! These awards recognize organizations in our region that are undertaking innovative climate stewardship projects. Here are three ways that you can get involved:

  • Apply for an award;
  • Nominate a school or NGO in your community; and
  • Help get the word out by sharing this information with your colleagues and friends!

Please visit our website for more information.

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Faster Than You Think – Renewable Energy & Developing Countries

This seminar will discuss the broad changes occurring in renewable energy and the implications and opportunities for developing countries.

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House Energy Committee Hearing on Nuclear Waste

The House Energy & Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change will hold a legislative hearing entitled, “Cleaning Up Communities: Ensuring Safe Storage and Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel.”

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BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2019

Demand for energy grew strongly in 2018 – why? And what does that mean for the energy transition? What significant events affected global energy markets last year? To find out the answers to these questions and more, please join the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center as we host BP Group Chief Economist Spencer Dale. Mr. Dale will present the findings of BP’s Statistical Review of World Energy 2019 followed by a moderated conversation.

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Climate and Health Series | Moving the Needle: A discussion on research and strategic programming at the nexus of climate and health

Join us for the June Adaptation Community Meeting as we explore these important questions and seek actionable solutions for strategic programming and future research on the complex interactions between human health and a changing climate.

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