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Upcoming event

Dr. Chris Field: The Stephen Schneider Award

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Tue, Dec 15 2015 - 6:30pm

Chris Field, Director, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science

The award is underwritten by Tom R. Burns, Nora Machado, and Michael Haas. Read more »

Upcoming event

Charging Ahead: PG&E CEO Tony Earley

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Thu, Oct 15 2015 - 6:30pm

Tony Earley, Chairman & CEO, PG&E Corporation

California creates more wealth per puff of carbon pollution than anywhere else on the planet, and its largest electric utility, PG&E, has become one of the cleanest power providers in the country. Now the state has laid out ambitious new goals for generating an even greener and smarter economy. That means higher standards for renewable energy, mandates for new ways of storing electricity, a concerted push toward electric vehicles and new approaches to pricing the power that runs our connected lives. Read more »

Upcoming event

Drilling in the Amazon and Arctic

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Tue, Oct 13 2015 - 6:30pm

Lou Allstadt, Former Executive Vice President, Mobil Oil Co.
Andy Behar, Executive Director, As You Sow
Rene G. Ortiz, Former Ecuador Oil Minister; Former OPEC Secretary General
Leila Salazar-Lopez, Executive Director, Amazon Watch Read more »

Upcoming event

Resilient Cities

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Mon, Oct 5 2015 - 6:30pm

Patrick Otellini, Chief Resilience Officer, San Francisco
Laura Tam, Sustainable Development Policy Director, SPUR

Generously underwritten by The San Francisco Foundation and The Seed Fund Read more »

Upcoming event

Voices of the Wild

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Thu, Oct 1 2015 - 6:30pm

Bernie Krause, Soundscape Artist; Author, Voices of the Wild: Animal Songs, Human Din, and the Call to Save Natural Soundscapes
Jason Mark, Editor, Earth Island Journal; Author, Satellites in the High Country, Searching for the Wild in the Age of Man Read more »

Upcoming event

Competition for Power

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Thu, Sep 24 2015 - 6:30pm

London Breed, President, San Francisco County Board of Supervisors

Additional panelists TBA

Marin and Sonoma counties are now giving citizens a choice to buy electricity from PG&E or a new government-run provider. Is that a good deal for consumers and businesses? Supporters say that the new energy is cleaner than PG&E, which sells some of the cleanest electricity in the country. Others aren’t so sure. A look at where power choice is up and running. Read more »

Upcoming event

Arctic Melting and Rising

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Tue, Sep 22 2015 - 6:30pm

Sergey Petrov, Consul General, Russia
Hilde Janne Skorpen, Consul General, Norway Read more »

Upcoming event

Pope Francis: Climate Changer?

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Thu, Sep 10 2015 - 6:30pm

Rev. Canon Sally Bingham, President and Founder, Interfaith Power and Light
Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., President, University of San Francisco
Sam Liccardo, Mayor, San Jose Read more »

Past event

Reinventing Water

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Tue, Jul 21 2015 - 6:30pm

Anna M. Michalak, Carnegie Institution for Science
Abrahm Lustgarten, Reporter, Pro Publica
Tamin Pechet, CEO, Banyan Water; Chairman, Imagine H2O
David Sedlak, Professor of Mineral Engineering and Co-director of Berkeley Water Center, UC Berkeley
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Past event

Almonds and Lawns

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Tue, Jun 30 2015 - 6:30pm

Ellen Hanak, Director, Water Policy, Public Policy Institute of California
Felicia Marcus, Chair, California State Water Resources Board
Paul Wenger, President, California Farm Bureau Federation
Marguerite Young, Director, Ward 3, East Bay Municipal Utility District Board
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