EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce. Webinars are free; however, advanced registration is typically required. You can also watch archived webinars and browse previously aired videos, slides, and transcripts.
December 1: Live Webinar on Strategies and Resources for Reducing Plugload Energy Use in Your Buildings
Webinar Sponsor: Better Buildings Initiative
The Energy Department will present a live webinar titled “Plug into Energy Savings: Strategies and Resources for Reducing Plugload Energy Use in Your Buildings,” on Tuesday, December 1, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Think you’ve done all you can to upgrade your buildings? Look no further than your plug and process loads where you can likely find a treasure trove of energy efficiency opportunities. This webinar will include a discussion by an industry expert from our National Renewable Energy Laboratory on simple, low-cost and portable plug- and process-loads interventions. Partner organizations will share how they have addressed plug and process loads in their buildings, including a presentation by Stanford University, sharing its successes in creating a plugload inventory, analysis, and action plan to reduce associated energy consumption. The U.S. General Services Administration will also present one of its marquee projects showing the federal government leading by example and highlighting strategies for reducing plug and process loads in an historic, zero-energy building retrofit.
December 10: Live Webinar on Integrating Bioenergy into the 9th–12th Grade Classroom
Webinar Sponsor: Bioenergy Technologies Office
The Energy Department will present a live webinar titled “Integrating Bioenergy into the 9th–12th Grade Classroom,” on Thursday, December 10, from 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. This webinar is part of the BioenergizeME Office Hours webinar series designed to support high-school educators and administrators in planning activities for their classrooms that integrate bioenergy topics with the life sciences, physical sciences, earth and space sciences, and engineering and technology. In addition this webinar provides information and assistance to advisors interested in participating in the 2016 BioenergizeME Infographic Challenge.