Come one, come all to BERC’s Fall 2015 Kickoff Meeting! It’ll be 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Tuesday September 8 – Blum Center, B100. Prospective members can get an idea of what BERC is all about and current members can catch up and meet the incoming group. We will go over all of the exciting things we have planned for this year and talk about how you can get involved.
This year’s BERC Resources Roundtable will feature a keynote discussion with Jeff Horowitz who has been a long-time advocate for forests and is now a producer for the Emmy-Award winning Showtime climate change docu-series “Years of Living Dangerously”.
April is the month of BERC! In the coming weeks we will be hosting many events that you won’t want to miss. Check out a preview of what’s coming this month!
BERC is asking for your help to make our next energy summit bigger and better than it has ever been. With the 10-year anniversary of BERC approaching we want to make this event truly memorable. We hope that you can help us do that by filling out a survey so that we have a better idea of how the next BERC Energy Summit will be best for you!
Transportation alone accounts for approximately 14% of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally – in the US, it is almost one third of all GHGs produced!! Join the BERC Clean Transportation Club and meet people, like yourself, who plan to chip away at this interesting problem.
The Young Professionals in Energy and BERC co-hosted a workshop last week, drawing nearly 120 attendees from across UC Berkeley and the community at large. Here are the main insights for breaking into and succeeding in the energy sector.
Out of concerns regarding climate change, the world’s major public financial institutions have pledged to stop funding new coal projects overseas, except in rare cases. But the real test of that commitment is still an open question in Kosovo. Will these projects pass their own test?
BERC Co-Presidents Dan Sanchez and Tia Hansen reflect on what BERC has done in 2014. This year was full of innovative BERC events, a growth of BERC programs, and internal improvements spearheaded by the BERC 2014 Leadership Team.