Webinars

Archived Webinars:

Climate Studies for Minority-Serving Institutions: An Overview of Opportunities with AMS & Second Nature

February 5, 2013

Second Nature is partnering with the American Meteorological Society (AMS) to promote the importance of basic climate science education at all colleges and universities. Join us for a webinar overview of the opportunities offered by the AMS Climate Studies Diversity Project to minority-serving institutions (MSIs) nationwide.

https://youtube.com/watch?v=DFuxV6c-k6s%3Flist%3DPLbtnopuXNFKSHIbTOXreaErKl9B1B35QX

Third-Party Financing of Solar on College and University Campuses

December 13, 2012

Third-party financing, generally through a lease or power purchase agreement (PPA), enables institutions to host a solar system without up front capital costs. This webcast will review the third-party financing models, discuss best practices and common questions, and a case study of how one university used a PPA to install more than 2,150 solar photovoltaic panels across six campus buildings resulting in the largest solar power system in the District of Columbia.

https://youtube.com/watch?v=_6XXbs7z8no%3Flist%3DPLbtnopuXNFKSHIbTOXreaErKl9B1B35QX

The State of Renewables in Higher Education

November 29, 2012

November 2012

Second Nature and the U.S. EPA’s Green Power Partnership are collaborating to identify the barriers to expanding renewable energy use among colleges and universities, identify solutions, provide education and training on green power procurement strategies and explore the possibilities of joint purchasing opportunities. To kick-off this partnership, Second Nature and EPA invite you to participate in an interactive event to learn more about trends and possibilities in colleges and universities incorporation of green power onto their campuses, and in their climate reduction goals.

Click this link to watch the recording of our Nov. 2012 webinar.