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April 2019

TEKPark Meeting » Hemp in Pennsylvania–Past, Present and a Sustainable Future

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
TEK Park, 9999 Hamilton Blvd.
Breinigsville, PA 18031 us
FREE

Hemp has a long and fascinating history here in Pennsylvania. In 1683, one of the first laws passed by Pennsylvania's General Assembly was to encourage farmers to grow hemp, and our local Lancaster was the hemp capitol of early America. To say today that hemp can be used in more than 25,000 products, sounds like a gross exaggeration, but it’s not! Not only can hemp be used to replace many products made from wood and plastic, it can also be…

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May 2019

Other Organizations' Events » Green New Deal Town Hall (Reading, PA)

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Klein Lecture Hall, Albright College, 13th and Bern Streets
Reading, PA 19612
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Who stands to benefit from the Green New Deal? What's at stake? Join us at this Town Hall to hear leaders in our community share about how the Green New Deal is the biggest opportunity of our lifetime to invest in the American people, and what that looks like for us. We also want to hear from you! Tell us what you want to see in a Green New Deal. Share your concerns. Ask hard questions.

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MAREA Book Discussion: The Third Industrial Revolution

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Kutztown Community Library, 70 Bieber Alley
Kutztown, PA us
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We need to understand more than the technology of renewable energy to leverage its potential to create a more sustainable society. From his vantage as President of the Foundation of Economic Trends, author of 18 best-selling books, and influential international advisor, particularly to European governments and international corporations,  Jeremy Rifkin offers a compelling vision and social roadmap of how renewable energy and the internet will transform the economy and society in the third industrial revolution.  Our next book invites us…

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Other Organizations' Events » Green New Deal Town Hall (Perkasie, PA)

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Pennridge High School, 1228 N 5th St
Perkasie, PA 18944
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With more than 100 Members of Congress backing the Green New Deal and nearly all major Democratic Presidential hopefuls on board, the Green New Deal is one of the top issues on the political agenda. The purpose of this town hall is to provide our community with the chance to learn about the ambition, opportunity, and promise of a Green New Deal, hear from political and community leaders, and help everyone understand that the GND isn't about taking away cows…

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Climate on Tap happy hour

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roosevelt’s 21st, 21 E Elizabeth Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18018
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Together, we’re going to fight climate change by putting solar on every roof, windmills offshore, and building a clean, renewable energy future in Pennsylvania. But, this fight is a marathon not a sprint and we all need a breather every once in awhile. We hope you'll join us for a cool beer with two of the strongest environmental champions in the state legislature, State Representatives like Steve Samuelson (Bethlehem) and Bob Freeman (Easton), makes it even better. Join PennEnvironment, PennFuture,…

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June 2019

TEKPark Meeting » The Green Amendment, with Maya van Rossum (Delaware Riverkeeper)

June 25 @ 7:00 pm
TEK Park, 9999 Hamilton Blvd.
Breinigsville, PA 18031 us
FREE

TEK Park Innovation Center (9999 Hamilton Boulevard, Breinigsville, Pennsylvania 18031) Speaker: Maya K. van Rossum Leader for the Delaware Riverkeeper Network and author, "The Green Amendment: Securing Our Right to a Healthy Environment" For decades, communities have relied on Federal and State laws to ensure protection of a clean environment. And for decades, while achieving some important successes in environmental protection, overall the health of our environment for present and future generations has continued to degrade from a growing number…

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July 2019

Other Organizations' Events » Energypath 2019: Energy Camps and Conference

July 22 - July 25
DeSales University Conference Center, 2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
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Energypath 2019 – Financing the Energy Future Energypath brings together cutting-edge industry professionals and rising college graduates to learn and network. Over 300 professionals and students attended Energypath 2018 and heard from the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Patrick McDonnell, the Chairman of the Pennsylvania Utility Commission, Gladys Brown and the Manager of Renewable Services at PJM Interconnection LLC, Kenneth Schuyler. This year, Energypath will focus on “Financing the Energy Future.” With innovations in renewable energy and…

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TEKPark Meeting » Electric Vehicles – Ask the Owner/Operators

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
TEK Park, 9999 Hamilton Blvd.
Breinigsville, PA 18031 us

(Please note EARLIER THAN USUAL START TIME. Cars available in parking lot for your look-and-see!) Thinking of going Electric? Excited by the incredible acceleration? Wowed by the low operating cost? Amazed by the low maintenance? Wanting to stick it to the Fossil Fuel Man? Or just thinking about our planet and its future? MAREA wants to help put you in the driver’s seat of that new or used electric car. Come talk to the owners and operators of electric cars…

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August 2019

Book Discussion » Book Discussion: The Wizard and the Prophet

August 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Kutztown Community Library, 70 Bieber Alley
Kutztown, PA us

The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World by Charles C. Mann (Knopf; 1st edition (January 23, 2018) Charles Mann explores two central, but not widely known, protagonists in our climate change dilemma and, in that process, provokes the question we need to ask ourselves: what values and beliefs do we carry into our assessment of climate change?  Will we invent our way out of it or will we learn a new…

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Other Organizations' Events » Greater Lehigh Valley Renewable Energy Expo

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DeSales University Conference Center, 2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
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Let’s All Flip the Switch to Cleaner, Safer Energy! Join local energy advocates, consultants, and installers on Thurs, Aug 22nd at DeSales University to learn about the clean energy options available for your home, school, municipal facility, or business. We invite you to tour exhibitors anytime between 6-9pm. Be sure to join us for a panel about Our Clean Energy Future from 7-8pm to hear how we can keep pushing to make the vision of Greater Lehigh Valley Renewable Energy…

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