Events - 16 Jun 20

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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Pepco Sustainable Communities Grant Program

Pepco Sustainable Communities Grant Program includes two categories of grants for activities in Washington, DC, Montgomery County, and Prince George’s County, MD

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The 2035 Report – How Low Costs Can Accelerate Our Clean Energy Future

According to a report to be released in early June from the University of California, Berkeley and GridLab, the United States can reliably deliver 90% clean, carbon-free electricity nationwide by 2035 using existing technology, without increasing consumer bills, and without the need for new fossil fuel plants.

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Approaches to Utility Resilience – Creating an Energy Sector That Is Prepared for the Unexpected

For the past few months, the world has faced hardship and uncertainty amid a global pandemic. Despite these challenges, utilities in the energy sector have worked hard to keep the lights on and provide reliable electricity.

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Senate Energy Committee Hearing to Examine the Impacts of COVID-19 on the Energy Industry

The full Senate Committee Energy and Natural Resources will convene a hearing to examine the impacts of COVID-19 on the energy industry.

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House Energy Committee Hearing on COVID-19’s Impact on the Energy Sector

The Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a remote hearing entitled, “Reviving our Economy: COVID-19’s Impact on the Energy Sector.”

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Implementing Energy Efficiency Programs in Rural America

In rural communities, families pay on average about 40 percent more for energy compared to their urban counterparts.

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Just Governance – Lessons on Climate Change Justice from People in Poverty

As our world faces catastrophic climate change and related global injustice and oppression, what can those living in the poorest communities most vulnerable to its effects teach us about its causes?

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Using Microsoft AI to Tackle Global Environment Challenges

Our world is facing complex, interconnected challenges that threaten not only the natural world and the climate, but also our lives and livelihoods.

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The 2035 Report – How Low Costs Can Accelerate Our Clean Energy Future

According to a report to be released in early June from the University of California, Berkeley and GridLab, the United States can reliably deliver 90% clean, carbon-free electricity nationwide by 2035 using existing technology, without increasing consumer bills, and without the need for new fossil fuel plants.

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