Clean Energy Conversations: Common and Not Yet Common Topics on the Road to Sustainable Energy
Thursday, April 25, 2013
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (PT)
Biology Building Room 212
Alex Ramel, the Energy and Policy
manager for Sustainable Connections, will present “Clean Energy Conversations:
Common and Not Yet Common Topics on the Road to Sustainable Energy” at 4 p.m.
on Thursday, April 25 in the Biology building’s room 212 on
The presentation is free, open to
the public and is part of Western’s Huxley College of the Environment Speaker
Does hydro power count as renewable energy? What's a negawatt (and how do we get
more of them)? Does solar work in Washington? Are wind turbines really banned
in Whatcom County? Ramel will discuss these questions and many others while
considering the big picture challenge of achieving an energy supply that meets
present and pending needs and doesn't compromise the future.