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April 2010

April 1 – The New America Foundation and Arizona State University to Hold Discussion on Energy Independence

April 6 – George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs Hosting Forum on the Risks of Climate Change Catastrophes

April 6-7 – The Pew Center on Global Climate Change to Host Corporate Energy Efficiency Conference

April 7 – Resources for the Future Forum to Address Increased Natural Gas Use

April 7-8 – The EPA’s Office of Research and Development to Host Panel on the EPA’s Recently Announced Fracking Study

April 8 – The National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the Great Lakes Wind Network to Host 2nd Workshop on Mid-Size Turbine Options

April 8 – The National Press Club’s Newsmakers Committee to Host NRG CEO David Crane to Discuss the Move to Electric Vehicles

April 8 – The American Wind Energy Association’s Annual Wind Industry Report to be Released at the Wind Power Finance & Investment Workshop

April 8 – The Woodrow Wilson Center to Host Forum on Population and Carbon Emissions

April 8 – The George Washington University’s School of Business Hosting Event on “Greener Approach to Business”

April 12 – The Embassy of Switzerland, Environmental and Energy Study Institute, World Resources Institute, and the U.S. Green Building Council to Hold Panel Focused on Clean Energy Jobs

April 12-14 – Fortune Magazine to Host 2nd Annual Brainstorm: GREEN

April 13 – The George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs to Host Forums on the Future of Nuclear Energy and Climate Change in Developing Countries

April 14 – The House Committee for Energy Independence and Global Warming to Hold Hearing on the Coal Industry’s Role in Climate Legislation

April 14 – The House Ways and Means Committee to Hold Hearing on Energy Tax Incentives and Green Jobs

April 14 – The Senate Appropriations Committee to Hold Hearing on President Obama’s Proposed Consumer Product Safety Commission Budget

April 14 – Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service’s Center for Contemporary Arab Studies to Host Forum on Climate Change and Arab Countries

April 14 – The Union of Concerned Scientists to Hold Congressional Briefing Discussing Global Warming

April 14 – Duke University and Georgia Tech to Release Study on Energy Efficiency in the South

April 14-15 – The National Petrochemical & Refiners Association to Hold Workshop on the Second Stage of the Renewable Fuel Standard Program

April 15 – The Environmental and Energy Study Institute to Host Forum Addressing Energy Use Through Appliance Standards

April 15 – The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health to Hold Hearing on Climate Change in Africa

April 15 – The House Subcommittee on Water Resources and the Environment to Hold Hearing on Proposals for a Water Resources Development Act of 2010 Part II

April 15 – The University of Maryland’s Center for International and Security Studies to Host Forum Featuring Steve Fetter of the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Executive Office of the President

April 15-16 – The Department of Energy, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Organization of American States, and the Institute for the Americas Sponsoring Event Focused on Advancing the Goals of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas

April 15-16 – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers to Host Green Technology Conference Featuring Oncor Senior Vice President Jim Greer

April 15-16 – The National Press Club’s Newsmaker Committee to Host Forum on Climate Change and Geoengineering

April 19 – National Press Club Luncheon to Host Congressman Sander Levin, Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee

April 19-22 – The Oak Ridge National Laboratory and National Renewable Energy Laboratory to Host the 32nd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals

April 20 – National Journal Live to Host White House Climate and Energy Czar Carol Browner to Discuss the Future of Climate Change Regulation

April 20 – The Senate Energy Committee to Hold Hearing on Carbon Capture and Sequestration Legislation

April 20 – The Electric Power Research Institute and PJM Interconnection to Host Summit on Improved Energy Storage Technologies

April 20 – The Pew Project on National Security, Energy and Climate to Release Report Highlighting Military’s Leadership on Clean Energy

April 20 – The American Association for the Advancement of Science to Hold Discussion on Climate Geoengineering

April 20 – The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to Hold Hearing on Efforts to Triple the Energy Department’s Nuclear Loan Guarantee Authority

April 20 – The George Washington School of Media and Public Affairs and the School of Business to Host Forum Featuring the EPA’s Lisa Jackson

April 21 – The American Council on Renewable Energy’s to Discuss Challenges and Rewards for Electric Utilities in Meeting Potential New Greenhouse Gas Regulations as Part of the Renewable Energy Webinar Series

April 21 – The National Press Club’s Newsmakers Committee to Host Poet CEO Jeff Broin to Discuss the Commercialization of Cellulosic Ethanol and Related Financial and Market Hurdles

April 21 – The Washington Automotive Press Association’s April Luncheon

April 21 – The Electric Drive Transportation Association to Hold Annual Hill Briefing

April 21-22 – The Carbon War Room and Earth Day Network to Host the Creating Climate Wealth Summit

April 22 – 40th Annual Earth Day

April 22 – The Capitol Hill Climate & Clean Energy Reception

April 22 – The Senate Indian Affairs Committee to Discuss the “Indian Energy Promotion and Parity Act of 2010″

April 22 – The House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Environment and Human Health Issues

April 22 – The Institute for Policy Studies to Host Forum on the World Bank, Climate Change and Climate Finance

April 22 – The Johns Hopkins’ School of Advanced International Studies to Host Discussion Focused on Climate Change and Competitiveness

April 23 – The Environmental and Energy Study Institute and the Center for Climate Strategies to Hold Briefing Addressing the Impacts of Greenhouse Gas Policy Options on the U.S. Economy

April 23-24 – The Yale Climate and Energy Institute to Host “Clean Energy Innovation: Overcoming Barriers to a New Energy System” 

April 26 – The Working Group for Investment in Reliable and Economic Electric Systems to Host Forum Addressing Renewable Grid Integration

April 26-27 – The Environmental Markets Association’s 14th Annual Spring Environmental Markets Summit

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