Thursday, March 11, 2010
SU Presents 'e2 Energy' Film Series March 22-April 5SALISBURY, MD---Salisbury University brings sustainability to the silver screen during the film series “e2 Energy: the Economics of Being Environmentally Conscious” 7 p.m. Mondays, March 22-April 5, in the Great Hall of Holloway Hall.
Episodes of the original PBS series e2 Energy screened at SU include:
March 22: Harvesting the Wind and Energy for a Developing World – A community wind farm in Minnesota has a widespread regional economic impact. Meanwhile, solar energy may be a key to alleviating poverty in Bangladesh.
March 29: Paving the Way and Growing Energy – The first episode examines the need for greater transportation efficiencies. The second looks at ethanol production in Brazil and its future in the United States.
April 5: State of Resolve and Coal or Nuclear: Problem or Solution? – The first episode features California as a world leader in emissions standards. Following that, the role of coal and nuclear power in the world’s future energy mix is debated.
Sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs, admission is free and the public is invited. For more information call 410-543-6271 or visit the SU Web site at www.salisbury.edu.