May 3, 2016 (All day) to May 4, 2016 (All day), Seattle
The 2nd annual Northwest Wood-Based Biofuels & Co-Products Conference is an opportunity for regional leaders to communicate research findings and promote collaboration to convert wood to biofuels with focus on supply chain development, environmental impacts, co-products development for economic viability, K-12 education, and workforce development. Although the focus of the two-day conference will be on regional efforts, a national and global perspective would also be included.
Three themes will be highlighted at the conference: Read more
May 4, 2016 (All day) to May 5, 2016 (All day), Portland
The Oregon Solar Energy Conference (OSEC) provides the perfect venue for experienced solar professionals and those new to the industry to sharpen their skills, sell more installations, earn continuing education units, and network with other professionals. OSEIA is fundraising for long-term solar support in Oregon by selling raffle tickets for an Electric Vehicle (EV), a 2015 Nissan Leaf SL. Read more
May 9, 2016 - 7:00am to 9:00am, Seattle
Climate champion Aimée Christensen will keynote our annual breakfast in May. Join us, along with leaders from all sectors of the clean energy economy, environmental advocates, and elected officials!
May 12, 2016 - 7:00pm, Portland
Senior Advocates for Generational Equity (SAGE), a non-profit dedicated to raising awareness about the challenges facing future generations, will host best-selling author Paul Hawken in Portland in May as its 2016 Visiting SAGE. Paul Hawken is a world-renown environmentalist, entrepreneur, and best-selling author on sustainability. He will speak about his work with Project Drawdown, a non-profit that is mapping and modeling 100 existing, substantive solutions to reverse climate change. Read more
May 17, 2016 (All day) to May 19, 2016 (All day), Portland
The GridWise® Architecture Council and Smart Grid Northwest are pleased to announce that the Third International Conference and Workshop on Transactive Energy will be held May 17 through May 19th, 2016, in Portland, Oregon, at the World Trade Center.
The conference and workshops will bring together representatives of government, industry, utilities, vendor organizations and academia who have an interest in advancing transactive energy—an approach that combines economic and control techniques to improve power grid reliability and efficiency. Read more
May 19, 2016 (All day) to May 20, 2016 (All day), Missoula
Join the NW Energy Coalition for our Spring 2016 Clean & Affordable Energy Conference, May 19-20, in beautiful Missoula, Montana.
Our expert panelists will address opportunities for a cleaner energy future for Montana, including energy transitions in a carbon constrained world, the emerging large-scale solar market and strategies for delivering energy efficiency in rural areas. Read more