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Climate Summit 2016
October 27, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
3rd Climate Summit, highlights 10 years of regional collaboration and achievement in addressing the climate change challenge in the Monterey Bay area. The Summit is presented by Monterey Bay Community Power & California State University Monterey Bay
2016 Keynote: John Wick, Marin Carbon Project
Presentation: Engaging agricultural producers as ecosystem stewards to provide on-farm ecological benefits, improve productivity and economic sustainability, and mitigate global climate change through carbon farming.
2016 Local Flagship Project Presentation: Gine Johnson, Monterey Bay Community Power
Presentation: Bringing Community Choice Energy to the Monterey Bay – From Feasibility Study to Launch: Enabling Monterey Bay communities to choose clean-source power, help fund renewable energy projects, ensure local economic vitality, create jobs and stimulate the economy.
Special Guest Speakers:
Mark Stone, California Assembly Member District 29
Jane Parker, Monterey County Supervisor, District 4
Richard Stedman, California Air Pollution Control Officers Association, President
Space is limited. RSVPs encouraged, https://www.facebook.com/events/694821490672976/. Visit www.montereybaycca.org for more information.
The Monterey Bay Regional Climate Action Compact is an action network of government agencies, educational institutions, private businesses, non-profit, and non-governmental organizations who are committed to working collaboratively to address the causes and effects of global climate change through local initiatives that focus on economic vitality and reduce environmental impacts for the region.