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Upcoming event

Dr Sylvia Earle and David de Rothschild: Two Generations, One Big Ocean

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Wed, May 27 2015 - 6:30pm

Sylvia Earle, Ocean Explorer; National Geographic Explorer in Residence; Founder, Mission Blue and SEAlliance
David de Rothschild, National Geographic Explorer; Environmentalist
Greg Dalton, Founder, Climate One – Moderator Read more »

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Climate Cognition

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Tue, May 12 2015 - 6:30pm

Per Espen Stoknes, Economist; Psychologist; Author, What We Think About When We Try not to Think About Global Warming
Additional Speakers TBA

Signs of dangerous climate disruption are everywhere, and yet many people are going about business as usual. What’s up with that? Are humans wired to deal with climate reality?

Building a clean economy can be a positive and empowering story. The key lies at the intersection of economics, psychology and emotional intelligence.

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Hacking the Climate

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Fri, May 8 2015 - 12:00pm

Ken Caldeira, Atmospheric Scientist, Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford
Additional Panelists TBA

Could the world get so hot that humanity is tempted to break the glass and spray heat-deflecting gases into the sky? The National Academy of Sciences recently issued a report cautiously endorsing research into such techniques known as geo-engineering. Join us for a discussion of hacking the climate to cool the Earth.

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Coal Wars

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Wed, Apr 22 2015 - 6:30pm

Richard Martin, Author, Coal Wars: The Future of Energy and the Fate of the Planet
Additional Panelists TBA

Coal is taking a beating in the United States but it is gaining market share in Asia. Coal-fired electricity is lifting people out of poverty. It is also frying the sky. Will banning coal exports impact domestic prices and international carbon pollution?

Join us for a journey from the mines of Wyoming to China’s coal region.

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Net Zero: Homes, Offices and Waste

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Wed, Apr 15 2015 - 6:30pm

Net Zero Homes and Offices
6:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Sven Thesen, Owner, Net Zero home
David Baker, Architect, First Passive Certified Home in San Francisco

Net Zero Waste
7:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Kevin Drew, Residential Zero Waste Coordinator, San Francisco Department of the Environment
Additional Panelists TBA Read more »

Past event

Power Ball: T. Boone Pickens

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Tue, Mar 24 2015 - 6:30pm

T. Boone Pickens, Chairman & CEO, BP Capital
Greg Dalton, Vice President of Special Projects & Director, Climate One - Moderator

Part of the Club’s Series on Ethics and Accountability, underwritten by the Travers Family Foundation. Read more »

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The Carbon Bubble

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Thu, Mar 12 2015 - 6:30pm

Anthony Hobley, CEO, Carbon Tracker Initiative
Kurt Billick, Chief Investment Officer, Bocage Capital Read more »

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Clean Cloud

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Tue, Mar 3 2015 - 6:30pm

Gary Cook, Senior Policy Analyst, Greenpeace International
Lori Duval, Global Director, Green, eBay
Christina Page, Global Director, Energy and Sustainability Strategy, Yahoo!
Bill Weihl, Sustainability Guru, Facebook Read more »

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Weather Whiplash

Weather Whiplash
Tue, Mar 3 2015 - 12:00pm

Kathryn Sullivan, Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Louise Bedsworth, Deputy Director, California Governor's Office of Planning and Research

How can we make sense of all the wacky weather around the country? The American West is hot and dry and the East is seeing massive snowstorms and wicked cold temperatures. Scientists say that we should expect dry periods to get drier and wet periods to get wetter. As columnist Thomas Friedman says, global warming is really global weirding. Read more »

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Cheap Gasoline

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Fri, Feb 27 2015 - 12:00pm

Jason Bordoff, Founding Director, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University; Former Special Advisor to President Obama, National Security Council Staff
Bill Reilly, Former Board Member, ConocoPhillips; Senior Advisor, TPG Capital
Kate Gordon, Senior VP and Director, Energy & Climate Program, Next Generation  Read more »

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