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Special Programs - US Energy Policy, Green Jobs and the Wisconsin Economy

Supporters of a green economic agenda say renewable energy, energy efficiency, mass transit, a new smart grid and other solutions to global warming have the potential to create millions of jobs. Should government play a role in this transformation of our economy?

Speakers

Kate Gordon
VP for Energy Policy, Center for American Progress http://www.americanprogress.org/experts/GordonKate.html

Respondent: Matt Howard
Respondent: Matt Howard
City of Milwaukee Director of Environmental Sustainability http://city.milwaukee.gov/about


Sponsors

Brady Corporation

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Public Television 10/36

UWM Center for International Education

UWM Center for Latin and Caribbean Studies

Wisconsin Public Radio 90.7

WUWM 89.7 Milwaukee Public Radio

Date/Time
February 14, 2012
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location
UWM Union Fireside Lounge
2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee ,WI 53211
Cost (single lecture/series)
General Public: $0 / $0
IWA Member: $0 / $0
All Area Student & UWM Community Members: $0 / $0