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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

EPA Clean Power Plan and Coal Mining Association

Response to the November 3, 2014 Gazette article by Stuart Sanderson, CEO of the Colorado  Mining Association: Colorado has been in the forefront in diversifying its economy and its electricity production by increasing its reliance on its rich renewable energy resources, while maintaining relatively low electricity rates.  Portions of the Front Range which have sought […]

Climate March Rally in Colorado Springs June 10th

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   “It is time for every person on the great Planet Earth to stand up and demand action on climate change before it is too late.  The Great March for Climate Action is an example of concerned citizens doing just that, and on behalf of the Colorado Renewable Energy Society I would like to offer […]

IPCC Fifth Assessment Report

The Summary for Policymakers of the Fifth Assessment Report was approved, the accepted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and is now available to the public on their website.  If you want to rise above the news media spin and want to be informed on this critical issue from the scientists, I recommend taking advantage […]