Green Energy Revolution

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Green Energy Revolution May 19th, 2016 6-9pm Carnegie Room Penrose Library 20 N. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903 At this event, Green Energy Revolution, we will show a film and have a discussion afterwards. The film is titled “Earth: The Sequel, A Race to reinvent the future of energy”. It’s described as a straightforward look at […]

Teller County Earth Day

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CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER Join SECRES for Solar S’Mores in the City Above the Clouds   9 AM – 3 PM Saturday, April 30th, 2016 Aspen Valley Ranch 1150 S West Rd, Woodland Park, CO MAP Aspen Valley Ranch, Catamount Institute, The Harvest Center, and the Teller Park Conservation District are putting on this celebration of Earth […]

Earth Day Happy Hour

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  There was a great turnout for this event where the sustainability community celebrated a great year of accomplishments. Perhaps most exciting was the news that the City of Colorado Springs is adopting the Pikes Peak Regional Sustainability Plan for 2030.  

SECRES at Sustainovate 2016

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM UCCS Universtiy Center Berger Hall 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO The theme for this year’s Sustainovate event at UCCS is “Sustainable Mobility”. SECRES will have a table there with information and energy efficiency and renewable energy. Plan on to visit us there. This is […]

SECRES and 350.org Partner at Cool Science 2015

SECRES PV Demo at Cool Science 2015

The SECRES solar S’Mores have become a traditional at the annual Cool Science Festival in Colorado Springs.  This year low clouds impacted the oven temperature for the first hour, but the sky cleared and demand outpaced supply despite a mad dash to the grocery store. This event brings thousands of kids and their parents out […]

Saving Money: Taming Energy and Water Waste

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      If you missed Session 1, you can download the Home Energy Basics presentation here. If you missed Session 2, you can download part 1 of the DIY and professional energy and water audits presentation here and here for part 2. If you missed Session 3, you can download the Incentives presentation here. If […]

Cannabis Grown Green: Less Water and Energy

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August 10, 2015  6-8:00 P.M Ryals Special Event Room Rawlings Library 100 Abriendo Ave. Pueblo, CO   Sustainable Cannabis Production, Diminishing Energy and Water Waste: a Hybrid Approach. A program sponsored by Colorado Renewable Energy Society-SE and Sustainable Pueblo Contact: t.corlett@cres-energy.com 719-330-3360 According to Dr. Larry Kinney, a Boulder, CO building scientist, marijuana can be […]

Earth Day CSU Utilities Board Meeting

YOUR VOICE URGENTLY NEEDED  TO SPEAK AT THE UTILITY BOARD MEETING ABOUT WHY YOU CARE ABOUT CLEAN ENERGY IN COLORADO SPRINGS Earth Day, Wed. April 22, 2015 UTILITY BOARD MEETING @ 1 p.m. Blue River Board Room 5th Floor of South Tower in Plaza of the Rockies 121 S. Tejon Street  12pm: Meet at Poor Richards […]

Sustainnovation 2015

SECRES Display at Sustainnovation 2015

The Office of Sustainability at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) organized the 3rd annual Sustainnovation conference which was held on April 10th, 2015.  The theme this year was Climate Disruption.  SECRES had a booth at the conference.  A steady flow of students and community members came by to talk about renewable energy and […]

Dr. Kutscher Talks to a Full House

Climate Change: The Latest Science, Why It’s Serious, and What We Can Do About It 100 Colorado Springs residents turned out to learn about climate change from Dr. Charles (Chuck) Kutscher, Director of the Buildings and Thermal Systems Center at National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).  The presentation was co-sponsored by Colorado Renewable Energy Society, and […]