Wednesday February 6, 2013 0 commentsWASHINGTON, D.C. - Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter will deliver a keynote address during the fifth annual IEEE Green Technologies Conference - GreenTech 2013 - in Denver April 4-5.
Ritter is now director of the privately funded Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University, which he founded after leaving office in January 2011.
The center works with governors, policymakers, planners and other decision-makers to facilitate state transitions to a clean energy economy.
GreenTech 2013 will bring together engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs to discuss emerging technologies in alternative fuels, renewable energy, alternative vehicle power sources and energy conservation. It will also feature peer-reviewed papers and posters in efficiency, energy generation, green IT/communications, market cost, power systems, smart grid, solar and photovoltaic, transportation and wind.
The event will be held at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center. Special discounted early registration ends Feb. 9.
On April 3, attendees will have an opportunity to visit the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden.
GreenTech 2013 is sponsored by IEEE Region 5 and IEEE-USA.