Events

Contact Susan Fancy to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Thursday, June 04, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

In the face of climate change and ever increasing electricity demand, many who once opposed nuclear energy now consider it an essential component of the low-carbon energy equation. The 2011 Fukushima disaster was a major industry setback and re-ignited an international policy debate, but it also accelerated innovations in safety and efficiency. Hear the latest from Michigan's nuclear power plant operators, researchers, and local entrepreneurs striving to keep nuclear safe, cost effective, and a net benefit to our environment.  Moderated by Nick Cucinelli​

Monday, June 15, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join us for a discussion of electric power grid research at the Technical University of Denmark.  Today's topic related to renewables power sources and the development of real-time assessment and control methods that contribute to a secure and stable operation of a fluctuating sustainable power system.

Sunday, July 05, 2015 to Friday, July 10, 2015
(All day)

A terrific opportunity for Ph.D students to participate in the UK Energy Research Centre’s “Summer School” July 5-10 2015. 

Thursday, September 10, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Michigan has long been home to a disproportionately large number of solar jobs compared to the deployed amount of solar. As solar PV modules drop in price, what is the future of solar in Michigan? How will policy impact deployment? 

Moderated by Liesl Clark, 5 Lakes Energy LLC

Thursday, October 01, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Using waste products to generate electricity deals with two problems.  Join us to hear about the entrepreneurial activities going on in this space.  Moderated by Ian Stines.

Friday, October 30, 2015
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

The TE3 Conference brings economic scholars together with government and industry practitioners to exchange ideas and strengthen collective knowledge for addressing transportation energy and environmental policy challenges. 

Thursday, November 12, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Moderated by Mike DiRamio.

Located downtown at Ann Arbor SPARK Central.  Registration begins at 5:00 p.m., with refreshments and networking until the presentation begins at approximately 5:30 p.m. The program concludes at 7:00 p.m.​  Free of charge. Online registration ends 24 hours before the event.

Parking Options are here:  http://www.a2dda.org/transportation/#parkingstructures (link is external)