Environment

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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 »

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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 »

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China Today: Environmental Progress and Challenges

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Mon, Oct 5 2015 - 6:00pm

Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, Natural Resources Defense Council Read more »

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21st Century Solutions to Critical Western United States Water Woes

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Mon, Oct 5 2015 - 6:00pm

Sara Aminzadeh, Executive Director, California Coastkeeper Alliance
Heather Cooley, Water Program Co-Director, Pacific Institute
Max Gomberg, Senior Environmental Scientist, California State Water Resources Control Board Read more »

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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
Tanya Peterson, Director, San Francisco Zoo Read more »

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Competition for Power

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Thu, Sep 24 2015 - 6:30pm

London Breed, President, Board of Supervisors, San Francisco
Barbara Hale, Assistant General Manager, San Francisco Public Utility Commission’s Power Enterprise
Matthew Freedman, Staff Attorney, The Utility Reform Network Read more »

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Arctic Melting and Rising

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Tue, Sep 22 2015 - 6:30pm

Alex Levinson, Executive Director, Pacific Environment
Sergey Petrov, Consul General, Russia
Hilde Janne Skorpen, Consul General, Norway Read more »

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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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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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How We Roll

Mon, Jun 22 2015 - 6:30pm

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez, Reporter, San Francisco Examiner
Jeff Hobson, Deputy Director, TransForm Read more »

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