In a milestone for reducing pollution and fossil fuel use, Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill that requires 50 percent of California's electricity to come from renewable sources like solar and wind by 2030. »More
Radio station 1590 KLIV (AM) is the home of "Inside Silicon Valley," a weekly public affairs program that explores the trends, challenges and opportunities facing Silicon Valley. Listen to the iTunes podcast recording featuring Jim Sweeney on September 21, 2015, as he discusses economics and policy and the future of energy, natural resources and the environment. »More
The Sustainable Mobility Seminar (formerly Sustainable Transportation Seminar) is designed to foster a community of faculty, researchers and students around the theme of sustainable transportation policy, systems and solutions.
A conference focused on understanding the behavior and decision-making of individuals and organizations and on using that knowledge to accelerate our transition to an energy-efficient and low-carbon future.
Presented by the Vail Global Energy Forum Foundation in partnership with the Stanford Precourt Institute for Energy and the Stanford Precourt Energy Efficiency Center, the fifth annual forum will engage speakers and participants in a thought-provoking examination of "The Rise of North America and the Future of Energy". Areas of focus will include energy efficiency, sustainability, clean energy technologies, public perceptions of energy and climate, energy security, carbon capture and storage, the water and energy nexus, and supply.
The Silicon Valley Energy Summit explored best practices, upcoming technologies, government regulation and energy policy. Convened by Stanford University’s Precourt Energy Efficiency Center, SVES traditionally benefits more than 500 investors, facilities managers, regulators, researchers and others dealing with energy economics and environmental impacts.