Events - 30 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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Energy Efficiency & Economic Recovery – Lessons from the Great Recession in the E.U. & U.S.

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and the European Economic Recovery Plan were two massive stimulus packages passed in 2009 to counter the effects of the economic slowdown.

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IEA World Energy Outlook Special Report on Sustainable Recovery

The economic crisis brought on by COVID-19 is the largest since the great depression of the 1930s and is prompting governments around the world to develop recovery packages on a scale that will shape infrastructure and industries for decades to come.

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Multilateral Development Banks & the Green Economy Transition

In two terms at the head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Sir Suma Chakrabarti oversaw operations at this leading development bank as climate change rose to the top of the international agenda

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The Post-COVID Oil and Natural Gas Climate Agenda

Concerns over how the changing climate will impact the oil and gas industry have become front and center for many investors and corporate managers.

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Renewable Energy – Global Post-COVID-19 Outlook

Emerging from the first wave of the COVID-19 crisis, the renewables industry has experienced many positive and negative effects, from enormous job loss to valuable cost reductions, innovation in project development, and an uptick in storage contracts.

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Forum Insights: Midwest

Join us on June 30 for a look at data, characteristics and the role of heavy-duty engines and equipment in the Midwest’s economy, including the agricultural, transportation, construction and industrial equipment sectors.

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Integration of Distributed Energy Resources

Through its grid-interactive efficient building (GEB) research, the U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Office seeks to build on existing energy-efficiency efforts and develop technological capabilities to optimize the interplay between building loads and the electric grid.

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A Federal Takeover of Consumer Generated Electricity?

Many states offer “net metering” programs that allow consumers who self-generate electricity to receive credit for any excess power they generate that goes back onto the grid.

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Facebook Live Broadcast w. DOE Assistant Secretary Daniel R Simmons

Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) at the U.S. Department of Energy Daniel R Simmons will hold a Facebook Live broadcast.

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