Ride with RENEW
October 1, 2017
Spend one day visiting renewable energy installations by Riding with RENEW- a bike tour of renewable energy projects in northwest Dane County. The 22-mile bicycle tour will begin in Middleton, Wisconsin and include stops at:
- Sustainable Engineering Group's zero net energy office building,
- Gundersen Health System and Dane County's biodigester,
- MG&E's shared solar project,
- Epic's Galactic Wind Farm, and
- PDQ Middleton solar.
The tour will conclude at the solar powered Capital Brewery.
To register or sponsor a rider, go to Riding with RENEW.
Energy Events ARCHIVE
Better Buildings Webinar: Because Wastewater Matters: Evolutions in Wastewater Treatment and Examples of Distributed TreatmentTuesday, April 4, 2017
This webinar, with experts from Better Buildings partners, covers energy efficient, cost-saving solutions to treating wastewater on site. Schools, factories, and office buildings are some of the buildings that could benefit from on-site wastewater treatment.
Clean Energy States Alliance Webinar: NYC's Policy Target and Roadmap for Resilient Solar+StorageTuesday, April 4, 2017
Experts from Sustainable CUNY and Meister Consultants Group discussed the process of creating the Resilient Solar Roadmap, a plan for expanding solar infrastructure in New York City, in addition to barriers and recommendations for expanding solar access.
ACEEE/CEE National Symposium on Market TransformationSunday, April 2, 2017 to Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Hosted by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE), this symposium provides an opportunity to network with energy efficiency professionals, compare program ideas, and learn about new technologies and market transformation approaches.
Learn more and register.
Renaissance Arlington Capital View
2800 South Potomac Ave
DOE Tribal Renewable Energy Webinar: Federal and State Policy: Advancing Tribal Energy PartnershipsWednesday, March 29, 2017
A number of federal laws and regulations can affect tribal energy activities and partnerships, so developing energy resources through partnerships can be complex. Attendees will learn about circumstances where state government regulatory responsibilities, services, and infrastructure benefits can impact communities (tribal and nontribal alike), and which federal requirements could impact energy projects on tribal lands depending upon the type of project, location, and size, among other considerations.
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.