BCSEA is pleased to welcome guest contributor, Ted Sheldon, to the BCSEA blog! Ted is Senior Clean Energy Advisor, Alternative Energy, Ministry of Energy, Mines, and Petroleum Resources, British Columbia. He has provided a snapshot of renewable energy events and resources in BC and outside BC and has graciously agreed to share his snapshot with BCSEA. Enjoy Part 1 of 2 installations, upcoming events:
Clean Energy and Communities colleagues, the following is our December 'snapshot’ of miscellaneous activities, documents and other links that you might be interested in skimming. Feel free to forward to any other colleagues that you feel may have an interest in one or more of the following.
International Sustainability/Climate Action/Clean Energy Events:
January 15-18, 2018 - World Future Energy Summit, Adnec, Abu Dhabi.
January 22-24, 2018 - Global Off-Grid Solar Forum & Expo, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre.
January 31-February 2, 2018 - Colorado Communities Symposium: Advancing Clean Energy & Climate Preparedness, Denver, Colorado.
March 14-16, 2018 – GLOBE Forum 2018 – The Leadership Summit for Sustainable Business, Convention Centre, Vancouver
April 30-May 2, 2018 –The Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS) and the International Marine Renewable Energy Conference (IMREC), Washington, D.C.
May 14-18, 2018 – 11th Energy Storage World Forum, Berlin, Germany.
May 27-29, 2018 - SNEC 12th International Solar Photovoltaic and Smart Energy Conference & Exhibition, Shanghai, China (translate to English option available).
May 30–June 1, 2018 – World Summit on Sustainable Mobility: from ambition to action, Montréal, Quebec.
June 12th – 14th, 2018 - International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE), Normandy, France.
Canadian Renewable Energy/Sustainable Cities Events:
ICYMI: December 5, 2017 – 2017 Game Changer Awards Brunch hosted at Solar Canada 2017.
January 31, 2018 – Fraser Basin Council’s “Getting Climate Ready: Adaptation Tools for Coastal Communities” workshop in Courtenay, B.C.
January 16-17, 2018 – 2018 Value of Biogas West Conference, Abbotsford
February 5-6. 2018 - Alberta & Saskatchewan Renewable Energy Finance Summit 2018, Westin, Calgary.
February 6–8, 2018 – FCM’s 2018 Sustainable Communities Conference – Where Innovation Meets Action, Westin Hotel, Ottawa. The full preliminary program is here.
*April 24, 2018 – FUNDING APPLICATION DEADLINE to Infrastructure Canada for the Smart Cities Challenge.
June 6–8, 2018 – The 2018 Canadian Bioeconomy Conference & Exhibition will be held in Prince George in 2018 and entitled “The New Bioeconomy: Adding Value to Biomass”
If you know of relevant upcoming events or documents that you’d like other colleagues to know about, send us a note and we’ll try to include it in our next snapshot (the next scheduled snapshot is February 2018).
Looking forward to connecting in 2018,
Ted Sheldon, Senior Clean Energy Advisor, Alternative Energy, Ministry of Energy, Mines, and Petroleum Resources, British Columbia
... conserve, it's worth the energy
Stay tuned for a list of timely and useful resources from Ted in a follow up post.