Virtual SolarFest’21

“The Story of Plastic” — 2021 Emmy Award Winner

Congratulations to Film Director Deia Schlosberg, and to all the other writers:
Kyle Cadotte, Tony Hale, Megan Ponder, Brian Wilson & Stiv Wilson,
for winning the 2021 Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing: Documentary

…and thanks to all the other performers, presenters & participants for making SolarFest’21 a success! 

Recordings of all presentations are at SolarFest’21

  • Keynote Address: Bill McKibben
  • Panel: The Dynamic State of Energy Policy
  • Discussion: Missing the Carbon for the Trees:  The Role of Forest Carbon Offsets
  • Panel: Practical Experience from Solar Installers
  • Workshop: Net-Zero Building Options
  • Workshop: Overcoming Barriers to Regenerative Farming
  • Workshop: Healthy Soils, Healthy Food, Healthy People
  • Workshop: Restoring Pollinators in Solar Fields
  • Panel: Building a Permanent Home for SolarFest

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