Since 2007, the Renewables 100 Policy Institute has organized events that support the transition to 100% renewable energy.
2nd Pathways to 100% Renewable Energy Conference
This 2nd international conference addresses the opportunities and challenges of transitioning to 100% renewable energy across sectors. The theme of the 2017 conference is Toward Electrifcation In All Sectors, in view of increasingly essential role the electricity sector is set to play in extending the many benefits of renewable energy across sectors, including transportation, buildings, and the energy grid.
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering Irvine CA, May 11-12, 2017
PV60 – History Becoming the Future
Celebrating the 60th Birthday of Solar's Big Breakthrough
On April 25, 1954, scientists at Bell Laboratories demonstrated the most significant breakthrough in the history of solar energy - a solar cell capable of directly converting enough sunlight into electricity to generate useful amounts of power. Learn more: Event Video
Pathways To 100% Renewable Energy
the first international conference in the Americas focused on 100% renewable energy targets and solutions
At this first of its kind forum, participants gathered from 4 continents and more than 10 countries for a packed agenda of discussions about the many opportunities, benefits, and complexities of transitioning to a 100% renewable energy system. The conference included more than 40 esteemed speakers from a wide cross-section of stakeholders from around the world, including several Mayors and other national and subnational government leaders, grid operators, industry executives, labor leaders, and NGOs. Learn more: Program/Speakers | Photo Gallery | Conference Videos