PEOPLE POWER PLANET
Monday, October 1, 2018 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Coolbaugh Hall, Room 209
Amory Lovins is an American physicist, environmental scientist, writer, and Chairman/Chief Scientist of the Rocky Mountain Institute. He has worked in the field of energy policy and related areas for four decades. Time magazine named him one of the World’s 100 most influential people in 2009. Lovins worked professionally as an environmentalist in the 1970s and since then as an analyst of a “soft energy path for the United States and other nations. He has promoted energy efficiency, the use of renewable energy sources, and the generation of energy at or near the site where the energy is actually used. Lovins has also advocated a “negawatt revolution” arguing that utility customers don’t want kilowatt hours of electricity; they want energy services. Lovins has received ten honorary doctorates and won many awards. He has published 31 books, including Reinventing Fire, Winning the Oil Endgame, Small is Profitable, Brittle Power, and Natural Capitalism.
2018 Sustainable Denver Summit
November 29, 2018 Colorado Convention Center
The Sustainable Denver Summit brings together hundreds of leaders from across Denver’s business, nonprofit and civic communities to develop and announce commitments for new and expanded initiatives that will help Denver achieve its 2020 Sustainability Goals. For more details and to register, visit the City of Denver’s Office of Sustainability website.