This month, Northwest SEED and the Northwest Environmental Business Council welcome the Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) to Energy After Hours!
WoWE is an organization for women working in the wind energy industry AND the men who support women in wind energy! So come down to Spitfire on May 19 and share a drink with those making a difference in the clean energy sector.
Sustainable Fuel Research at Washington State University
Some of the most innovative research in the world is happening at Washington State University. WSU is leading the way in sustainable fuel research that will profoundly impact the way we live. Their research, ranging from diverse biomass feedstock for biofuels to diverse transportation and other end uses, will drive innovation in the areas of agriculture, clean tech, and engineering.
NW Biodiesel Network Presents Second Annual Wine, Chocolate and Biodiesel on Friday, May 6, 2011
Come join us for a memorable evening of wine, chocolate, hors d’oeuvres, and stimulating conversation with our Special Guest Speaker, Port of Seattle Senior Environmental Strategy Manager Mike Lufkin, and GREAT SUPPORTERS LIKE YOU!
Also, great door prizes and raffles, including a bottle of 2005 Quilceda Creek Cabernet, rated 100 points by The Wine Advocate, and valued at $350, a Bob Marley in concert photo taken on November 23, 1979, in Westwood, California, and more.
The Center for Investigative Reporting presents
Dirty Business: Clean Coal and the Battle for Our Energy Future
Saturday, April 9, 2011
Screening 4 p.m
Panel with filmmaker and guests afterward
Our national government invests enormous resources to increase our energy capacity and to reduce our dependence on imported oil through research in hydrogen and biomass-based fuels. The national laboratories partners with academia, other government agencies, and businesses to conduct research and to advance innovative technologies, then help to move the products to commercialization for public use.