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The mission of the Colorado Renewable Energy Society (CRES) is to lead Colorado to an energy efficient and renewable energy economy through education, policy advancement, and economic development.

The Northern Colorado chapter of CRES serves northern Colorado, including Fort Collins, Loveland, and Greeley. NCRES works to increase awareness of the economic and environmental benefits of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. We host meetings and events to help members and the public connect with the ideas and people that make renewable energy and energy efficiency happen.

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Upcoming events (5+)

How & Why: Getting Our Community to 100%

CSU Powerhouse Energy Campus

Join us for a Panel Discussion on Local Efforts to Transition to Renewable Electricity by 2030. We'll have Anthony J. Marchese, Phd, of the CSU College of Engineering leading a moderated discussion with our panelists: Wade Troxel, Mayor, City of Fort Collins Corey Odell, Sustainability Coordinator, Odell Brewing Company Jason Frisbee, CEO, Platte River Power Authority Scott Denning, Phd, CSU Department of Atmospheric Sciences The discussion will address the urgency of reducing greenhouse gas emissions to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change and provide a status update on Fort Collins and PRPA's 100% Renewable Electricity initiatives, give the perspective of a local business with strong sustainability goals, and engage members of the business and broader community in a discussion of balancing these goals while maintaining reliability and affordability. This event is free to the public. IF YOU DRIVE, please follow the instructions on parking: https://energy.colostate.edu/contact/parking-and-directions/ We'd like to thank our Co-sponsors: Fort Collins Sustainability Group (FCSG), Sandbox Solar, CSU Student Sustainability Center, Odell Brewing Company, The Energy Institute, Solaris Energy, and ASCSU

NCRES Holiday Party & Odell Sustainability Tours

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Come and learn more about sustainability efforts at Odell Brewing and celebrate the holidays! The presentation will be held at Odell Brewing Company’s taproom at 800 E. Lincoln Avenue in Fort Collins. Doors open at 7 pm with presentation commencing at 7:30 and running through 8:30 pm. There is a $10.00 entry fee for non-members but the event is Free for CRES Members (includes one complimentary beverage). To join CRES: http://www.cres-energy.org/individual-membership-signup/

NCRES Speakers Series

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Our monthly speakers series features presentations on renewable energy, energy efficiency, green building, and related sustainability topics. The presentation will be held at Odell Brewing Company’s taproom at 800 E. Lincoln Avenue in Fort Collins. Doors open at 7 pm with presentation commencing at 7:30 and running through 8:30 pm. There is a $5.00 entry fee for non-members but the event is Free for CRES Members (includes one complimentary beverage). To join CRES: http://www.cres-energy.org/individual-membership-signup/

NCRES Speakers Series

Location visible to members

Our monthly speakers series features presentations on renewable energy, energy efficiency, green building, and related sustainability topics. The presentation will be held at Odell Brewing Company’s taproom at 800 E. Lincoln Avenue in Fort Collins. Doors open at 7 pm with presentation commencing at 7:30 and running through 8:30 pm. There is a $5.00 entry fee for non-members but the event is Free for CRES Members (includes one complimentary beverage). To join CRES: http://www.cres-energy.org/individual-membership-signup/

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