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Energy Leasing Webinar

Monday, June 27, 2016 at 6:00 pm EDT - Presented by Shannon Ferrell

Rural landowners and attorneys who want to learn more about solar energy development can do so at the upcoming Solar Energy Leasing Program webinar. Slated for June 27, the webinar is geared toward landowners who may be approached for solar development, said Paul...

Webinar: Federal Regulation of Shale Oil & Gas Development -- Current Issues

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST

In recent years, the widespread expansion of shale oil and gas operations has led to a variety of regulatory activities at the federal, state, and local levels. Within the past year, several federal agencies – including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Bureau of...

Thermal Manure-to-Energy Systems for Farms: Technical and Environmental Feasibility

Friday, September 18, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by John Ignosh

The Farm Manure-to-Energy Initiative is regional, collaborative effort focused on demonstrating and evaluating the performance of thermal, poultry litter-fueled technologies capable of producing energy and facilitating the transport of excess nutrients out of high-density...

E3A: Energy Services for Ag-Sector Landowners: USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service

Friday, June 27, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Milton Geiger, Torie Haraldson

Presented by Kip Pheil, C.E.M. Acting Leader, National Energy Technology Team Summary:NRCS adopted energy as a formal resource concern in 2010. Join this webinar to learn how NRCS has begun to implement energy improvements on farms throughout the United States. Kip...

E3A Technical Short: "Trunks" for teaching energy

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Milton Geiger, Torie Haraldson

Torie Haraldson, Montana State Extension, will provide an overview of using demonstration trunks for hands on programming related to energy. A lighting, insulation, and window "trunk" will be profiled. As the trunks are currently only available to WY and MT...

USDA Energy Programs - An E3A "Technical Short"

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Milton Geiger

Lorraine Werner, Area Director for USDA Rural Development - Wyoming, will offer an overview of RD's energy programs. The Section 9007 Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) will receive special attention. Please register at the link below! All are welcome!

Agricultural Energy Audits: E3A Fourth Friday Webinar

Friday, March 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Milton Geiger

Overview of Montana State University's agricultural energy audit program. Presented by Myla Kelly, MSU Extension.

The State of Exploring Energy Efficiency & Alternatives (E3A)

Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Milton Geiger, Michael Vogel

Update on new curriculum, state partnerships, ordering tool kits, field teaching trunks, and more!See

Thermal Conversion of Animal Manure to Biofuel

Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Sammy Sadaka, Rick Fields

Continued advances in technology have facilitated new avenues to access and extract energy (in various forms) from materials such as animal manure and crop residues that have not traditionally been considered viable fuel sources. Thermo-Chemical conversion encompasses the...

Climate Change:Values, National Security, & Free Enterprise

Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:00 pm EDT

Would you sell your car to save a polar bear? I wouldn't. Why I care about climate change and you should,too. Katharine Hayhoe, Associate Professor, Texas Tech Uni‐ versity, and author of A Climate for Change,Global Warming Facts for Faith‐Based Decisions Climate Change and...

Equine Energetics

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 7:00 pm EST

Are your feed rations meeting your horse's energy requirements? Energy, which is usually measured in calories, is used to fuel the body's processes. A horse's energy requirements can vary during different parts of the year based on the horse's work load, performance, and the...

Applications and considerations for installing solar PV systems

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Milton Geiger

The topic this month is Solar PV: Applications and considerations for installing solar PV systems. The webinar will be instructed by Milton Geiger, University of Wyoming Extension Energy Coordinator. The webinar will begin at 10 AM MT and will be recorded. Enter the...

TEDx Boston Event / Global Online Auditorium

Friday, June 22, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT

This independently organized TED event taking place at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston with speakers of interest to eXtension ( urban beekeeping, baby boomer retirement, water scarcity, disaster response, teaching kids to cook, and medicine from milk) In partnership...

Metaverse Meetup - Tour of the Frontier Project

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Any Tuesday afternoon from 3:00- 5:00 PM Eastern, drop by the Virtual State Fair in the Second Life virtual world for a gathering of educators from the land-grant system and beyond. 3:00-3:30 intros, updates and schmoozing, 3:30-4:30 program (tour, speaker or activity),...

Biodiesel 2012 State of the Industry, the Renewable Fuel Standard 2, and Maintaining Fuel Quality in the Supply Chain from Production through Distribution

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Richard Nelson

The National Biodiesel Board will provide market and technical information on basic aspects of biodiesel as a blend stock for all diesel fuel market sectors.... information to Cooperative Extension concerning • Biodiesel Myths and Facts • Accepted biodiesel definition by the...