Earth Week event all about energy
- Kevin Roark
- Communications Office
- (505) 665-9202
Energy Town Hall is April 21 at Fuller Lodge
LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico, April 16, 2009—People all across Northern New Mexico can learn about how they can play a role in energy research and energy and fuel conservation at an upcoming Energy Town Hall in Los Alamos. Other issues related to energy on the Pajarito Plateau, such as renewable energy and energy technologies, planning, programs, and goals also will be discussed.
The Town Hall is from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 21 at Fuller Lodge. The event occurs during Earth Week and is sponsored by Los Alamos National Laboratory and Los Alamos County.
After Laboratory Deputy Director Isaac “Ike” Richardson delivers the welcome address, representatives and experts from the Laboratory, Los Alamos County, and the state of New Mexico will share their experiences and insights on energy.
Participants include Chris Cantwell, the Laboratory’s associate director of Environment, Safety, Health and Quality, and champion of the Energy Management Council; Energy and Natural Resources Program Manager Wayne Evelo of the Los Alamos Site Office; Laboratory Energy Security Center Director Steven Buelow; Los Alamos County Environmental Services Manager Regina Wheeler; Denny Hjeresen of the Laboratory’s Risk Reduction Office and the Environmental Management System; Monica Witt of the Lab’s Materials Recycling Facility; Tony Ladino of the Lab’s Chemistry and Metallurgy Research Replacement project, and others.
For more information, contact Jennifer Nisengard of the Laboratory’s Risk Reduction Office at 667-7912 or at firstname.lastname@example.org by electronic mail.
Los Alamos National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security, is operated by Los Alamos National Security, LLC, a team composed of Bechtel National, the University of California, The Babcock & Wilcox Company, and URS for the Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration.
Los Alamos enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.