Climate and Environmental Justice Speaker Series

Second Monday of the month from 6-7 p.m. Zoom
All are welcome!

Monday, January 9, 6:00-7:00
The Ukrainian and European Energy Crisis: A Personal View

What is the outlook for Ukraine and Europe’s energy? Join us to learn about Ukraine’s history and the current situation as the war with Russia rages on. Ukrainian Paul Jablonsky has studied the long-term history of Ukrainian-Russian energy dynamics. He will share his insights and answer questions.

Speaker: Paul Jablonsky, President, Ukrainian American Community Center, Mpls

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Monday, February 13, 6:00-7:00
Stand Alone Battery Energy Storage: its role in the transition to a zero carbon economy and renewable energy.

How are large scale batteries helping to speed the transition to clean energy? Join us to learn about the work of Power Plus, a major standalone battery storage company working to support energy production from wind, solar and other green technologies.

Speaker: Rachel Walker, Plymouth member and Development team member at Plus Power, LLC.

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Monday, March 13, 6:00-7:00
Solar Opportunities for Your Home

Are you interested in shifting to solar energy for your home? Considering adding solar to your roof or possibly subscribing to a solar garden instead? Join us to learn the basics of solar energy, resources to determine if solar is right for your home and find out about financial incentives for installing solar.

Speaker: Diana McKeown, Metro CERTs (Clean Energy Resource Teams) Director

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