Daniel Kammen “Energizing the Low-Carbon Future” - Orcas Center Lecture Series

Date: 
Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Orcas Crossroads Lecture Series

The Crossroads Lecture Series brings distinguished speakers to Orcas Island to share their expertise on timely and important issues.   Topics and speakers are carefully selected with input from the Crossroads Associates and other members of the community.  Important goals of the series are to provide the essential background for understanding different sides of complex issues and to encourage a lively exchange of ideas.

Sunday October 7, 2012 2:00 pm Orcas Center 

Dr. Kammen will explore innovations in and barriers to building renewable energy systems worldwide, from villages to large regional economies, focusing on tools already available and others needed to battle for a sustainable planet. Dr. Kammen is Professor in the Energy and Resources Group and in the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, where he founded and directs the Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory.

 


Location: 

Orcas Center • 917 Mt. Baker Road • PO Box 567 • Eastsound, Washington 98245

Individual tickets may be purchased in advance at Darvill’s Bookstore for $10, or pay now with PayPal and pick up tickets at the door. Remaining tickets will be sold at the door.


Through the generosity of the Crossroads Associates, a limited number of complimentary tickets are made available in advance through the Senior Center.