Colorado State University Clean Energy Supercluster to Host Symposium on Nation’s Energy Future during Earth Week

The Clean Energy Supercluster at Colorado State University will host a symposium about the nation’s energy future on Thursday, April 18, during the university’s Earth Week activities.

The event will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the main ballroom of the Lory Student Center, followed by the screening of a documentary, “Switch,” at 7:30 p.m. in Behavioral Sciences. Student and faculty research posters will be featured throughout the day at Lory.

Panelists will address major challenges, what CSU is researching, and how students, faculty, and industry can get involved. Scheduled panel discussions:

• 9:30-11 a.m. – Biomass
• Noon-1:30 p.m. – Solar
• 2:30-4 p.m. – Efficiency

The 7:30 p.m. screening of “Switch” will be in Room 131 of the Behavioral Sciences Building. For more information on the film, go to

Additional sponsors of the event include the Center for the New Energy Economy, the School of Global Environmental Sustainability and CSU Ventures.