100% clean, renewable energy

How and when will we move to 100% clean, renewable energy?

Since Mayor Garcetti's announcement in February that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) will not be repowering three gas-fired power plants, the question has arisen—what will we use instead to power our homes and businesses? How quickly can we move to 100%?

Garcetti's launch of a "Green New Deal" includes a target of 80% renewable energy by 2036. Will that be in time? Can we (must we) do more?

This forum will be an opportunity to talk with some of the leading thinkers in the city about the challenges and opportunities we face and where we go from here. We will also explore what role neighborhood councils can play in the transition. 

This is largely uncharted territory—we are truly on a new frontier. Please join us for what is bound to be a stimulating conversation! 

Speakers include:

    Eric Montag, LADWP Senior Manager, Strategic Initiatives and Resource Development

    Adrienne Underwood, Sunrun Campaign Manager, Public Policy

    Jasmin Vargas, Senior Organizer, Food & Water Watch

    Aura Vasquez, former LADWP Commissioner

 

Sign up to carpool at https://www.groupcarpool.com/t/mah9dk.

 

Driving/Entering Directions
Once you arrive at 2250 Alcazar Street, turn into the middle of the three driveways, at the sign L17, pass to the right of the unstaffed kiosk, and park in the back. Enter through the doors at the rear of the building, which have a design on them that looks like a musical score (but represents, I am told, yellow proteins on a stainless steel chromosome chain). Signs will direct you upstairs to the Harkness Lecture Hall. There is an elevator toward the front of the building.

Attached is a parking pass for a car windshield, in case you are driving. (If you forget it—no worries! Just come on in; we’ll have one for you there.)

 

Other Details
The room might be chilly—be prepared!

We will have snacks. And we strive to be sustainable, so please bring a mug or water bottle.

 

 

WHEN
May 11, 2019 at 1pm - 4pm
WHERE
Harkness Lecture Hall at the IGM Art Gallery
2250 Alcazar St
2nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90033-9075
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Lisa Hart · · 323.660.2780
58 RSVPS
Ron Lozano Rachel Ben-Menachem Ronee Reece Olga Vasquez Adriane Hoff Louis Shapiro Andy Galan Tony Wilkinson Steve Ducey Don Dwiggins Katie Covell Rhonda Plank-Richard Yasmeen Garcia Terry Saucier Joselyn Geaga-Rosenthal Keenan Sheedy Glenn Bailey Kevin Fulton Brian Piatek Cherish Mumme Paul Bowers Polly Estabrook Vivek Kaliraman Debra Matlock Ann Dorsey robert scibelli Veronica Polanco Gordon Algermissen Yolie Anguiano Tamsyn Hunnewell John Lindblad Ernie Hidalgo Lisa Hart

Who's RSVPing

Ron Lozano
Rachel Ben-Menachem
Ronee Reece
Olga Vasquez
Adriane Hoff
Louis Shapiro
Andy Galan
Tony Wilkinson
Steve Ducey
Don Dwiggins
Katie Covell
Rhonda Plank-Richard
Yasmeen Garcia
Terry Saucier
Joselyn Geaga-Rosenthal
Keenan Sheedy
Glenn Bailey
Kevin Fulton
Brian Piatek
Cherish Mumme
Paul Bowers
Polly Estabrook
Vivek Kaliraman
Debra Matlock
Ann Dorsey
robert scibelli
Veronica Polanco
Gordon Algermissen
Yolie Anguiano

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