AERO, MREA, and The Pew Charitable Trusts are co-sponsoring a series of clean energy events on Sept 9 and 11 in Missoula and the Bitterroot. See below for details. Hope you can make one or more of the events. Note that an RSVP is required for the tour and reception on Sept 11.
Clean energy markets are large and growing – globally, nationally and in Montana. Public policy plays an important role in keeping this progress moving forward. The right policies can drive innovation, investment, and economic growth.
You are invited to the following events, on September 9th and 11th, featuring local clean energy business leaders.
Monday, September 9th, 5:30-7:00pm
Leveling the Playing Field – A public forum and panel discussion on clean energy policy
UM Gallagher Business School, room L 09, University of Montana Campus, Missoula
Featuring: Joe Dooley (The Pew Charitable Trusts), Russ Hellem (Energetechs) and Tom Bishop (Sunelco)
Hosted by: Alternative Energy Resources Organization, Montana Renewable Energy Association and The Pew Charitable Trusts
Wednesday, September 11th, 12:30-5:30 pm
AERO Energy Tour
Featuring: Huls Dairy’s methane digester and combined heat and power system (with Taylor Woods, CEO of Cencom); Habitat for Humanity home with energy efficient design and a solar PV system (with project architect Meghan Hanson, project manager Rick Wiesemann, and SBS-Solar project manager Dan Brandborg); Ten Spoon Vineyard + Winery solar PV system (with Andy Sponseller, owner of Ten Spoon)
Bus will depart from Park Place Parking Garage (corner of E Front and S Pattee Streets) at 12:30pm and return at 4:40pm. People will be responsible for their own transportation to Ten Spoon.
Wednesday, September 11th, 5:30-7:00 pm
Pew Clean Energy Business Network Reception
Ten Spoon Vineyard + Winery
Hors d’oeuvres and wine will be served
The Pew Clean Energy Business Network is an association of more than 3,700 business leaders representing all aspects of the clean energy economy. For more information, visit our website: www.pewtrusts.org/businessnetwork
RSVP if you plan to attend either of the Wednesday events as space is limited.
RSVP phone: 406-356-6191