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West Bank Energy and Environment Collaborative (WBEEC) Annual Conference

April 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 3:15 pm

The Energy and Environmental Policy Club (EEPC) is excited to announce that our spring conference will be held on Friday, April 14th from 12:30-3:15 pm. This event will feature keynote speaker Minnesota House Majority Leader Jamie Long discussing the passage of Minnesota’s 100% clean electricity bill! Following our keynote speaker, we will have a panel discussion with clean energy advocates discussing how this recent legislation will shape Minnesota’s clean energy future. Lunch will be provided!

Panelists:
Kate Knuth
 – Founder of Democracy and Climate LLC and former Minneapolis Mayoral Candidate
Annie Levenson-Falk – Executive Director at Citizens Utility Board
Allen Gleckner – Executive Lead of Policy and Programs at Fresh Energy
Robert Ed – Director of Marketing Strategy at Darcy Solutions

Schedule:
12:30 – 1:00 | Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 | Keynote with Majority Leader Jamie Long
2:00 – 2:15 | Break
2:15 – 3:15 | Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion

The West Bank Energy and Environmental Collaborative (WBEEC) is a student-run organization that brings together students from the Energy and Environmental Policy Club (EEPC) at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, the Energy Club at the Carlson School of Management, and the Environmental and Energy Law Society (EELS) at the UMN Law School. Every spring, WBEEC puts on a conference that brings together experts from across these three disciplines to discuss topics related to the environment.

Please email eepc@umn.edu with any questions you may have.

The WBEEC Spring Conference was made possible by a grant from the Advancing Climate Solutions. Now. Student Grants for Climate Action.

Visit Advancing Climate Solutions. Now. to take action and learn more about the Swain Climate Policy Series.

Venue

Hanson Hall, Room 1-102
1925 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN 55455