Researchers from the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will exhibit their work at the 2013 Energy Innovation Summit of high-impact energy research funded by DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, or ARPA-E. The summit runs Feb. 25-27 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, Md. Below is an overview of PNNL research that will be highlighted there.
Two-day multimedia hands-on Earthship Biotecture Workshop in Hollywood, California led by internationally renown Earthship creator, Michael Reynolds. Covering a wide-range of topics, both pragmatic and philosophical, the popular sessions have been presented throughout the world, most recently in Australia, Toronto and Philadelphia.
This is the international conference on bioplastics and bio-based business, focusing on the global and regional bioplastics capacity, technology and market. The event is initiated and organized by CBI BIZ, which has over 10 years of experience and knowledge in the conventional plastics industry and innovative plastics market. This year’s conference will present the latest development trends of bioplastics’ application market, especially the demand and its commercialization, as well as innovation and technology throughout the industry as well as future trends and investment opportunities.
Asia Bioplastics Outlook 2013 will provide information about global bioplastics capacity, raw materials, downstream terminals, China’s potential huge demand for bioplastics and anticipation of the support policy.
The world’s leading all-round smart/renewable energy trade show; World Smart Energy Week 2013 will be opening its doors from February 27 until March 1, 2013 at Tokyo Big Sight, Japan. Shows held within World Smart Energy Week 2013: FC EXPO 2013: 9th Int’l Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Expo PV EXPO 2013 6th Int’l Photovoltaic Power Generation Expo PV […]
Thanks to Zach Shahan at Clean Technica for sharing this story. [repostus] CleanTechnica Exclusive: Inside The World’s Largest Single-Unit Solar Power Plant (via Clean Technica) I’m in Abu Dhabi this week for the 1st ever Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, including the 6th annual World Future Energy Summit. Alongside of that, Masdar Corporation provided me (and […]
There are just four months to go until the Global Conference on Sustainability and Reporting kicks-off at the RAI Convention Centre in Amsterdam. The theme of this year’s Conference is Information – Integration – Innovation. Attendees will hear from leaders from business, government, finance, accountancy, civil society, labor and academia about the latest sustainability challenges, and how we can all best work together to ensure a sustainable global economy.
The SOLAR Power Gen 2013 conference program features a comprehensive curriculum of courses covering a wide range of topics important to the further development of the industry.
Preventing climate breakdown – the four, five or six degrees of warming now predicted for this century by green extremists like, er, the World Bank, the International Energy Agency and PriceWaterhouseCoopers(4,5,6) – means confronting the oil, gas and coal industry. It means forcing that industry to abandon the four-fifths or more of fossil fuel reserves that we cannot afford to burn(7). It means cancelling the prospecting and development of new reserves – what’s the point if we can’t use current stocks? – and reversing the expansion of any infrastructure (such as airports) that cannot be run without them.
High School Student Teams Begin Quest to Harness the Sun as Metropolitan’s 11th Annual Solar Cup Kicks Off
Solar Cup, which began in 2002 with just eight teams and about 80 students, has become the nation’s largest solar-powered boat competition. Along the way, about 8,300 students have participated in Solar Cup competitions, which allow students to apply their skills in math, physics, engineering and communications, while learning about Southern California’s water sources, resource management and alternative energy development.
U.S. Election Results Encourage North America to Continue Expansion of its Renewable Energy Portfolio and Welcome the Fourth U.S. Solarpraxis PV Power Plants Conference
Revived interest in continued development of large-scale PV plants will bring together industry experts to discuss the most pressing and relevant topics for establishing, maintaining and generating new and existing projects.
Alcoa, The American Chemistry Council’s Plastics Division, Coca-Cola Recycling, eCullet, Resource Recycling, Inc. and Waste Management, Inc. today announced the 2013 Recycling Innovators Forum and Competition.
Top Global Industry Leaders to Speak at Premier Smart Grid Event Focused on Smart Grid Communications Infrastructure
What: GridComms, the premier global Smart Grid event, will bring together innovators in the energy and utilities industry to discuss the future of smarter energy distribution and the importance of building and securing networks for the advancement of the Smart Grid.
EEIP (Energy Efficiency in Industrial Processes) and DENEFF (German, industry led initiative for energy efficiency) are inviting you to ‘Energy Recovery in Industry: Opportunity for energy efficiency’, a two day business Congress which will take place on 24-25 October in Berlin (Melia Hotel Berlin, Friedrichstrasse, close to German Bundestag).
The potential of water shortages in many parts of the world is sobering. This report from the InterAction Council must be shared worldwide. – GRM World confronts serious water crisis, former heads of government and experts warn in new report; India and China may exceed supplies in less than 20 years […]
Passive Buildings Canada (PBC) invite you to join leading passive house professionals – architects, builders, engineers, policy makers, and academics — in the Mile-High city for two full days of passive house