March 24, 2023
K-Staters to present 'Pathways to Net Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050'
The Zoom program on "Pathways to Net Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050" will take place from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, March 29. All who are interested are invited to participate.
The event is part of the World-Wide Teach-In on Climate and Justice with leadership by Bard College and is part of the CHE 670 Sustainability Seminar at K-State.
Those interested in participating in the Zoom event should register online.
The following is the agenda:
- 5 p.m. — welcome, Larry E. Erickson, emeritus professor of chemical engineering.
- 5:05 p.m. — Bard College video about the 2023 event on Climate Justice.
- 5:10 p.m. — "Climate as a Global Commons," Gary Brase, professor of psychological sciences.
- 5:25 p.m. — Education on Net Zero panel.
- 5:45 p.m. — Transition to Renewable Energy panel.
- 6:05 p.m. — Electrification of Transportation panel.
- 6:25 p.m. — Net Zero Buildings panel.
- 6:45 p.m. — general discussion.
- 6:55 p.m. — closing comments.
- 7 p.m. — end.
- Jennifer Anthony, associate professor of chemical engineering, Kansas State University.
- Dorothy Barnett, Climate and Energy Project.
- Carol Barta, Flint Hills Renewable Energy and Efficiency Cooperative.
- Gary Brase, professor of psychological sciences, Kansas State University.
- Mary English, Metropolitan Energy Center.
- Larry E. Erickson, Kansas State University.
- Michael Gibson, associate professor of architecture, Kansas State University.
- Troy Pitsch, superintendent of USD 329.
- Noni Strand, Lutherans Restoring Creation.
- Hongyu Wu, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, Kansas State University.
- Donna Schenck-Hamlin, facilitation specialist, Kansas State University.