Navigation Links
Energy Crossroads conference April 30 and May 1 at Stanford University
Date:4/23/2008

A conference devoted to exploring ways to broaden the use of clean, sustainable energy will take place April 30 and May 1 at Stanford University.

Energy Crossroads, a student organization founded at Stanford that aims to reduce society's dependence on fossil fuels, is presenting the conference, "From Vision to Action: Sparking Global Change."

Cathy Zoi, chief executive officer of the Alliance for Climate Protection, a nonprofit organization founded by former vice president and Nobel laureate Al Gore, will deliver one of two keynote addresses. The other keynote speaker will be Michael Shellenberger, co-author of Break Through: From the Death of Environmentalism to the Politics of Possibility. Shellenberger has sparked controversy over the last few years by arguing that the past approaches to problems taken by the environmental movement are outdated and must be broadened if there is to be any hope of success in combating global warming.

Part of the stated mission of Energy Crossroads is to bring together policy-makers from all levels of government, as well as non-governmental organizations, and to include engineers, corporate leaders, academics and students in the effort to find workable solutions to problems of energy use.

Conference panelists will include Elizabeth "Libby" Cheney (no relation to Vice President Dick Cheney), vice president of exploration and production for Shell Americas oil company, and Prince Moulay Hicham ben Abdallah of Morocco, managing director of Al Tayyar Energy.

The conference will include a Clean Energy Expo, which will showcase sustainable energy solutions being promoted by a variety of professionals, including architects, designers, construction companies and manufacturers.


'/>"/>

Contact: Louis Bergeron
louisb3@stanford.edu
650-725-1944
Stanford University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Story tips from the Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory, April 2008
2. Symposium on energy research highlights future challenges, opportunities
3. Iowa State, ConocoPhillips and National Renewable Energy Lab to cooperate on biofuels research
4. Imports from Latin America may help US meet energy goals, study finds
5. Story tips from the Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory, March 2008
6. ETH Zurich competence center ESC introduces energy strategy
7. NAS to hold 2-day summit on energy issues
8. Story tips from the Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory, February 2008
9. Colorado Engineering Firms Win NASA Grant to Develop Innovative Insulation for Next Generation Spacecraft - Super-Insulation May Allow Future Energy Efficient Appliances
10. E.coli a future source of energy?
11. Biophysical Society to host discussions on the teaching of evolution and on the energy crisis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/13/2016)... 2016 http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7h6hnn/india_biometrics ... the  "India Biometrics Authentication & Identification ...  report to their offering.  ... the addition of the  "India Biometrics ... & Forecast (2015-2020)"  report to ...
(Date:1/8/2016)... MANCHESTER, United Kingdom , Jan. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... sensor-based diagnostic products, today announced the closing of a $9 ... investors.  Proceeds from the financing will be used to accelerate ... device for detecting early-stage pressure ulcers. ... after receiving CE Mark approval. The device,s introduction has been ...
(Date:1/7/2016)... 2016 Various factors have contributed to ... as biologics and biosimilars. Some of these factors ... growing demand for cost-effective alternatives, growing burden of ... similar versions of their corresponding patented biologic drugs, ... safety, and efficacy. The global biosimilars market is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/9/2016)... 9, 2016 This market research report on ... future prospects of the market in terms of revenue ... engaged in the manufacture of microbiology culture media and ... a market snapshot providing the overall information of various ... This section also provides the overall information and data ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... February 9, 2016 Three-Year Initiative Supports ... to Take Part in Life-Changing Camp ... designed to positively affect the lives of children born with rare ... --> SHPG ) is announcing a new initiative designed to ... well as the future of rare disease care. --> ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... DelveInsight,s, "Protein-Tyrosine Phosphatase ... in depth insights on the pipeline drugs ... Phosphatase 1B (PTP1B) Inhibitors. The DelveInsight,s Report ... of development including Discovery, Pre-clinical, IND, Phase ... Report covers the product clinical trials information ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... Feb. 8, 2016 Should antibiotic bone cement ... products to prevent infection after standard total hip or ... at ECRI Institute have been fielding a lot lately. ... Your Bottom Line?" --> "Antibiotic ... --> While there isn,t a ...
Breaking Biology Technology: