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Past event

Chasing Ice Screening and Discussion

Fri, Nov 23 2012 - 7:30pm

Chasing Ice Screening and Discussion

James BalogJames Balog, Director of Time-Lapse and Still Photography, Chasing Ice; Author, Extreme Ice Now: Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate Read more »

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Carbon Math

Fri, Nov 9 2012 - 12:00pm

Carbon Math

Bill McKibben, Founder, 350.org, Author, Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
John Hofmeister, CEO, Citizens for Affordable Energy; Former President, Shell Oil Company

Energy companies have five times as much oil and coal and gas on their books than climate scientists think is safe to burn. Read more »

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GMO: Label or Not?

Thu, Oct 25 2012 - 6:00pm

GMO: Label or Not?

Jesus Arredondo, Principal and Founder, Advantage Government Consulting LLC
Kent Bradford, Ph.D., Director of the Seed Biotechnology Center, University of California, Davis
Ken Cook, President, Environmental Working Group
Jessica Lundberg, Lundberg Family Farms

Proposition 37 on the upcoming California ballot is a high-stakes food fight with national implications. Read more »

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Tear Down That Dam?

Mon, Oct 15 2012 - 6:00pm

Tear Down that Dam?

Susan Leal, Former General Manager, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Mike Marshall, Executive Director, Restore Hetch Hetchy
Spreck Rosekrans, Director of Policy, Restore Hetch Hetchy
Jim Wunderman, CEO, Bay Area Council Read more »

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Energy and the Election

Tue, Oct 9 2012 - 6:00pm

Energy and the Election

Donnie Fowler, Founder and CEO, Dogpatch Strategies
Bob Inglis, Former Republican U.S. Representative, South Carolina
Bill Reilly, Former Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Tom Steyer, Managing Partner, Farallon Capital

High gasoline prices, hydraulic fracturing and the Keystone XL Pipeline have kept energy in the headlines. How will that play this election cycle? Read more »

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Clean Flow

Fri, Sep 28 2012 - 12:00pm

Clean Money
 
Dennis McGinn, President, American Council on Renewable Energy
Clint Wilder, Author, Clean Tech Nation
John Bohn, CEO, Renewable Energy Trust (invited) Read more »

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Green New Deal

Mon, Sep 17 2012 - 6:00pm

Green New Deal

Michael Grunwald, Senior National Correspondent, Time; Author, The New New Deal 
Nancy Pfund, Managing Partner, DBL Investors

The 2009 stimulus act shelled out $90 billion for clean energy. President Obama's administration said that would create 827,000 “job years” through 2012. That turns out to be a whopping $109,000 per job-year. Did that pan out? Was it worth it? Read more »

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Green Buildings

Fri, Sep 7 2012 - 11:00am

Green Buildings

Building Innovation
Gary Dillabough,
Managing Partner, Westly Group
Ann Hand, CEO, Project Frog
Kevin Surace, Founder, Serious Energy

Offices and homes waste a lot of energy and leave a lot of money on the table. A new generation of startups aim to change that by bringing innovative technology and finance to the building sector. We'll discuss the opportunities, risks and obstacles to constructing and operating smarter buildings. 
Time: 10:30 a.m. Read more »

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Climate One Happy Hour

Tue, Sep 4 2012 - 5:30pm

Climate One Happy Hour

Stop by for drinks, networking and engaging conversation during Climate One and SF Green Drink's social networking event for several hundred green professionals just south of Market Street. A broad range of community partners, businesses and nonprofits contribute to the event, enriching our community with their knowledge, opportunities and ongoing services.
 
Location: John Colins, 138 Minna St., San Francisco
Time: 5:30-8:30 p.m. happy hour

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EV Riders

Mon, Aug 20 2012 - 6:00pm

EV Riders

John Kalb, Founder, EV Charging Pros; Owner of a BMW ActiveE
Andrea Kissack, Senior Editor for Quest, KQED
Felix Kramer, Founder, CalCars; Owner of a Chevy Volt and Nissan LEAF
Other EV Owners TBD

All major automakers are now selling models that are totally gas free (Nissan, Ford, Tesla) or run on electricity and gasoline (GM, Toyota). Charging stations are popping up around the state and customers are getting used to a whole new way of fueling their mobility. Read more »

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