On the Road to Mass Market Electric Vehicles

https://eemi.seas.gwu.edu/electric-vehicles-professional SSF is partnering with George Washington University to bring energy and environmental professional development courses online. This is the second time we have produced the electric vehicle course.

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Collaborating for Climate Resilience

Drawn from Ann Goodman’s and Nilda Mesa’s new book, "Collaborating for Climate Resilience" (Routledge, 2021), this webinar is designed to spark participants’ thinking—and, eventually, doing--on how to deal with one of the most challenging issues of climate adaptation: collaborating better with partners from disparate fields and walks of life—from cities, states, business, academia, community-based organizations, the military and more—to create real-life solutions to climate change.

May 17, 2022, EDT - 1:15 to 2:45 PM EDT

Energy Resilience Certificate (ERC)

The George Washington University's Energy Resilience Certificate (ERC)  Courses are 10 to 12 hours, self-paced online, No prerequisites

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Current Global Outlook on Planet Earth -A race against time

Thursday, May 12, 2022, EDT - 12:30 to 2:00 PM EDT

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Global Council for Science and the Environment (GCSE) co-founder and distinguished scientist, educator, author, and planetary health leader Dr. Karim Ahmed will deliver a lecture on how we arrived at this unprecedented moment in human history.

Resilience Matters: Reimagining the Future in a Tumultuous Year. Download the FREE e-book compilation of articles, op-eds, and more!

Shutting Out Natural Gas Can Destabilize the Electric Grid

It has been an annus horribilis for the nation’s electric utility companies. Deadly storms and wildfires have left hundreds of thousands — and for short periods millions — of electricity customers without power, sometimes for days and weeks.

Two New Energy Resilience Courses Open

How Electricity Markets Work - Learn how retail and wholesale electricity prices are set, how power is procured, how the markets are regulated, and implications for the future, given the greening and modernization of the electricity sector. Taught by Venki Venkateshwara. -->More information ....

Decarbonizing Buildings- Green-building concepts extend beyond the walls of structures and include site, community, and land-use planning. Learn how to optimize energy, water, and materials use while reducing impacts on human health and the environment for the entire lifecycle of a building. Taught by Smita Chandra Thomas. ---> More information ....

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