Innovations in Energy: The Future of Renewables

Presented with UVA’s School of Engineering and Applied Science

5PM – Renewable Energy Mixer, Free

Co-hosted by GreeneHurlocker Law Firm.


6PM-7:30PM – Paramount Theater, Ticketed


Charlottesville is a renewable energy hub, where strategic and innovative research and local entrepreneurship are shaping the region’s startup brand with global impact. At this event, environmental experts and clean energy entrepreneurs set a landscape of awareness of the future of renewable energy, transformative energy projects, and visionary solutions.


Energy Keynotes

This 90 minute program will feature two distinguished keynotes: Lester Brown and Jerome Ringo.

Lester Brown, Founder of Earth Policy Institute, is one of the world’s most widely published authors, including the instant classic, Eco-Economy: Building and Economy for the Earth. Jerome Ringo, Founder and Chairman of Zoetic Energy, has led two of the largest environmental organizations, National Wildlife Federation and the Apollo Alliance, both of which have millions of members.


Energy Speakers

The program will also feature some of the most innovative Charlottesville entrepreneurs and UVA researchers who are creating energy projects with transformative solutions.

Founding Partners