Energy Events ARCHIVE
ENERGY STAR Webcast Series: Portfolio Manager 101, 201, 301Tuesday, March 28, 2017 to Thursday, March 30, 2017
US EPA's ENERGY STAR program will be hosting a series of Portfolio Manager webcasts. The series consists of three separate webinars each held on a separate date and more advanced than the previous one.
SEPA Webinar: Distributed Energy Resources Integration & Regulatory Initiatives in NY and CAThursday, March 23, 2017
The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) hosts this free webinar to discuss the rise of distributed energy resources (DERs) and how the states of New York and California are leading the country with their regulatory initiatives to advance DER integration into the grid. Join SEPA, ScottMadden, and representatives from two leading utilities in California and New York as they discuss where both states are experiencing overlap and divergence in their goals and execution of electricity system reform, with a particular focus on rate design.
WIDRC - Distributed Generation Interconnection ForumThursday, March 23, 2017
The Wisconsin Distributed Resources Collaborative (WIDRC) is hosting an educational, information-sharing forum for electric providers (utilities) and distributed generation installers/contractors to discuss current interconnection practices in Wisconsin and areas of possible improvement. Distributed Generation refers to installations 15 MW or smaller.
Learn more and register.
Stayer Center at Marian University
Fond du Lac, WI
"Intro to Cool Choices" Demo WebinarWednesday, March 22, 2017
Cool Choices is a nonprofit offering a game-based platform intended to inspire organizations to embrace sustainability, cut costs, and boost employee engagement. Learn about Cool Choices in this short demo webinar.
Clean Energy States Alliance Webinar: Solar+Storage for Low- and Moderate-Income CommunitiesThursday, March 16, 2017
As part of its Sustainable Solar Education Project, CESA is hosting a webinar for states and municipalities on solar+storage for low- and moderate-income (LMI) communities. The webinar will explain how solar+storage can benefit LMI residents and will describe a variety of policy tools for doing so, including grants, rebates, utility procurement standards, financing support, opening markets, and soft cost reductions.
Wisconsin Wood Energy Team Webinar SeriesThursday, March 16, 2017 to Thursday, March 23, 2017
This two-part webinar series, presented by the Wisconsin Statewide Wood Energy Team and the University of Wisconsin-Extension, is intended to provide information on the use of wood energy as an alternative to LP gas, fuel oil, or electricity for heating and process heat.
3/16/17 Part 1: Learn about the different types of wood fuels and wood burning appliances.
3/23/17 Part 2: Learn about the economics of wood energy and available financial assistance to help offset the cost of converting to wood.
Clean Energy States Alliance Webinar: Comparing the Abilities of Energy Storage, PV, and Other Distributed Energy Resources to Provide Grid ServicesMonday, March 13, 2017
In this webinar hosted by Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA's) Energy Storage Technology Advancement Partnership, attendees will learn how to benchmark and compare very different distributed energy resources on their ability to supply each grid service. Guest speakers from the Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium will discuss the drivers behind this research challenge, the technical problems that need solving, and their progress so far in the areas of energy storage and solar PV.
Better Buildings: Better Business Wisconsin ConferenceWednesday, March 1, 2017 to Friday, March 3, 2017
Seventhwave and the Wisconsin Builders Foundation host B4 - the nation's largest conference and expo dedicated to advancing cold climate residential building and remodeling. The program will address thenational perspective, what is the data telling us about building better buildings and businesses? And, what does all of this mean for you? Also, it covers topics from energy efficient lighting, water and moisturemanagement, and real world net zero houses, to how to improve your communication and business savvy.
ENERGY STAR Webcast: Ask the ExpertWednesday, March 1, 2017 to Wednesday, March 29, 2017
There is no focus on this webcast. This is an open Q&A where you can ask questions directly to EPA experts. Every Wednesday in March.
MREA Course: PV Sales and Finance (PV 203.01)Monday, February 27, 2017 to Sunday, March 26, 2017
Learn how to evaluate the financials of solar photovoltaic systems in thie four-week online course by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA).Students will calculate the costs and benefits of PV system projects by using a financial spreadsheet model to evaluate utility bill savings, cash flow, payback period, financing options, and available program incentives. The course concludes with a discussion of various sales techniques used to approach potential PV system customers.