Rocky Mountain Green

Rocky Mountain Green

A unique opportunity for collaboration & networking

When: April 10-12, 2019

Where: Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown

Hosted by USGBC Mountain Region, Rocky Mountain Green annually convenes hundreds of building professionals, sustainability leaders and change-makers from across the Rocky Mountain region for discussions about today’s most critical sustainability and green building issues.


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Healthy Side of Zero-Energy

The Healthy Side of Zero-Energy: High Performance Buildings

A Free Seminar—$5 donation encouraged
Thursday, Feb. 7, 6:30 – 8 PM
Sand Creek Library, Meeting Room A
1821 S. Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs
– map it!

The Southeast chapter of the Colorado Renewable Energy Society (SECRES) presents “High Performance Buildings”.

As high efficiency and renewables bring buildings ever closer to zero-energy, we need to assure that they are built with consideration for health, safety, conservation and durability.

In this presentation, Enrico Bonilauri, of the Denver based international firm Emu Systems, will present cutting edge research led by the Passive building movement and its practical and cost-effective implementation in the local building market.




2018 Cool Science Carnival Day – Some More Solar S’Mores

Back by popular demand is the Southeastern Colorado Renewable Energy Society’s booth at the Cool Science Carnival Day for Kids.  Stop by to see our renewable energy display including solar ovens where we will again make our Solar S’Mores.

When: Saturday, October 13th, 10 am – 4 pm

Where: University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

             Look for us west of the Kraemer Family Library (KFL)

The event and parking is free.

Come See SECRES at the 2018 What If Festival

The Southeastern Colorado Renewable Society (SECRES) will have a booth at the huge What If Festival in downtown Colorado Springs. Stop by with your friends and family to see our renewable energy exhibit complete with solar cooked S’Mores.

When: Saturday, September 8th, 10 am – 4 pm

Where: We will be setup in the street at 200 S. Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO

Solar for Home and Business

The Southeast chapter of the Colorado Renewable Energy Society (SECRES)

presents “Solar for Home and Business”

A FREE Solar Seminar – $5 donation encouraged

Get your 30% Federal Tax Credit before it Expires!

Presentation Slides:

Part 1 Energy Efficiency

Part 2 Solar Basics and Beyond



WHEN: Saturday, June 30th  10 am – 1 pm

WHEREPPLD East Library, Community Meeting Room

5550 N Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80918– map it!



10-10:15 Welcome,

10:15—11:00 Energy Efficiency – most important things before going solar- Jim Riggins

​11:00—12:15 Solar Basics and Beyond—Lotus

12:15—1 pm Q&A


Topics covered:

On-Grid | Off-Grid | Power home, business and electric car!

Energy efficiency | Costs and savings | Tax credits and rebates