Nov 10 Seminar -- "Practice and Reality of Renewable Energy in Ithaca and Beyond"


Contributed by Nancy Pierce

A presentation of the CNS Sustainablity Group Seminar series (

Art Weaver, president of Renovus Energy (in Ithaca)

November 10
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Prior to founding Renovus with two partners, Art Weaver was a staff scientist at the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source doing research in x-ray biophysics and proteomics. In the now-distant past (Artís wording), he received M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Mayo Medical School and Mayo Graduate School. Renovus represents a confluence of Artís interests in renewable energy technology, sustainable business, and social evolution.

Art is certified in PV design and installation by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners and is an eligible installer for NYSERDA programs for grid-connected solar and wind systems.

Everyone is welcome to attend!

Refreshments beforehand* (3:45 p.m. 4:00 p.m.) in first floor lobby

*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle!