Aug 8

Climate Action Conference – Maine Community-Based Approaches to a Clean Energy Future and Climate Change Solutions

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When:
September 16, 2017 all-day
2017-09-16T00:00:00-04:00
2017-09-17T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
USM Lewiston Campus
51 Westminster St
Lewiston, ME 04240
USA
Cost:
$50 or sliding scale tickets

This all-day gathering will bring together Maine climate activists from around the state to learn about advancing local climate and clean energy solutions.  Workshops will include information on local solar power, weatherization, micro-grids, sustainable businesses, clean transportation, youth organizing, 100% clean energy goals, community resilience, sustainable agriculture, town government best practices, grassroots organizing, and much more. The keynote speaker will be renowned author, environmental and peace activist George Lakey.  He will be presenting on “Building a Movement: A Big Picture vision for the climate.”