Creating the New Hydrogen-Carbon Economy:
The Politics of Change

American Renewable Energy Day

August 15-17, 2019
Snowmass/Aspen, Colorado

2018 Summit 2018 Agenda 2018 Videos

Renewable Energy

The AREI 16th Annual AREDAY Summit

American Renewable Energy Day

“Creating the New Hydrogen-Carbon Economy:
The Politics of Change”

August 15-17, 2019

More information coming soon.

Join world leaders at AREDAY2019

The Annual Summit brings together over 100 cross-sector speakers and includes a film festival and concert. Join us this year!

DATES: August 15-17, 2019
LOCATION: Aspen/Snowmass, CO

Full passes include entry to receptions, concert, expo and IMPACT FILM.
Passes available for students and locals, government and non-profit.

Click here for hotel information.

See highlights from the AREI 15th Annual AREDAY Summit

“Global Security, Conservation Capitalism & Regeneration:
Whole Systems Solutions to Climate Change”

2018 Agenda

2018 Videos

AREDAY Summit 2018 Featured Speakers

The AREDAY Summit convenes 100+ thought leaders and experts from multiple sectors to foster climate change solutions at the speed and scale necessary to phase out fossil fuels, and usher in a rapid transition to a new, clean energy economy.

Sec. Tom Vilsack, Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, U.S. Dairy Export CouncilSec. Tom Vilsack
Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

Dr. Sylvia EarleDr. Sylvia Earle
Mission Blue

Bill Ritter, Center for the New Energy EconomyBill Ritter
Center for the New Energy Economy, CSU

Julie Ann Wrigley, Wrigley InvestmentsJulie Ann Wrigley
Wrigley Investments

Jean-Michel Cousteau
Ocean Futures Society

Mindy Lubber, CEO & President, CeresMindy Lubber

Bill Tai, Chairman, Hut 8 MiningBill Tai
Hut 8 Mining

Heidi Kuhn, Founder & CEO, Roots of PeaceHeidi Kuhn
Roots of Peace

Maggie Fox, Maggie Fox StrategiesMaggie Fox
Maggie Fox Strategies

General Wesley Clark, Growth EnergyGen. Wesley Clark
Growth Energy

Shamar Bibbins, Senior Program Officer, Environment at The Kresge FoundationShamar Bibbins
Environment at The Kresge Foundation

Trammel Crow, Earth Day TexasTrammell S. Crow

James D. Calaway, Chairman, Orocobre LtdJames D. Calaway
Global Geosciences Ltd.

Amanda Ellis, East West CenterAmanda Ellis
ASU Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability

Leo Guzman, Founder & CEO, Guzman EnergyLeo Guzman
Guzman Energy

Parvati,, MAPS - Marine Arctic Peace SanctuaryParvati
Marine Arctic Peace Sanctuary

James Balog, Founder & Director, Earth Vision Institute & Extreme Ice SurveyJames Balog
Earth Vision Institute & Extreme Ice Survey

Hanieh Sadat, impactXHanieh Sadat
GenesysOne Capital

Claes Nobel, Founder & Chairman, United EarthClaes Nobel
United Earth

Lindsay Gonzalez, EarthToday FoundationLindsay Gonzalez
EarthToday Foundation

Capt. Paul Watson
Sea Shepherd

Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, Board Member, Interfaith Power & LightRev. Gerald Durley
Interfaith Power & Light

Catherine Novelli, Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the EnvironmentCatherine Novelli
Listening for America

J. Todd Morley, Co-Founder, Y2XJ. Todd Morley

AREDAY Highlights

Sopris Foundation
Ecomerit Technologies
Turner Foundation
Grace Richardson Fund
Pettit Foundation
The Oxygen Project
Western Resource Advocates
CrossRiver Capital
Conveyance Capital Partners
Earth Restoration Alliance
Global Geosciences Ltd
Exemplar Companies
Wallace Global Fund
ASU Global Institute of Sustainability
ASU LightWorks
Guzman Energy
Open Mind Project
Alliance for Sustainable Colorado
The Aspen Times
Darnauer Group Communications
Goodwin Foundation
Holy Cross Energy
E.W. Stetson III
Snowmass Village Colorado

AREDAY Programs and Entertainment


Snowmass Village Town Hall & Viceroy Hotel

A solutions oriented film festival, featuring documentary and environmental focused films, which offer an action plan for the audience to engage in and move forward.

The Human Element

For 35 years, Boulder-based photographer James Balog (Chasing Ice) has broken new conceptual and artistic ground on one of the most important issues of our era: human modification of our planet’s natural systems. Now, feeling an urgent need to show how climate change is impacting his own country, Balog creates stunning images that reveal how environmental problems are affecting the lives of average Americans. Learn more…

Stay tuned on more details on 2018 IMPACT FILM.

Past Films Include:

AREDAY Strategic Partners

Projects for Good
ASU LightWorks
World Climate Ltd
Nature Needs Half
WILD Foundation

Highlights from the AREI 14th Annual AREDAY Summit

“Protecting America’s Greatness: The Business of Innovation, Climate Leadership and Resilient Communities”

AREDAY Summit – June 19-22, 2017 • IMPACT FILM – June 23-24, 2017
AREDAY Expo! & AREDAY ELECTRIC – June 22-24, 2017

Summer Tour Launch
from AREDAY 2016

Snowmass Village, CO

Featuring speaker
Michael Brune of the Sierra Club,
the musical talents of Taj Mahal
and aerial photography by Spectral Q.

100% Clean Energy!


AREI Programs

AREI programs showcase innovative solutions and visions developed by leading thinkers in clean technology, renewable energy and sustainability. AREI operates under the fundamental principles of five “E’s”— Energy, Environment, Economy, Education and Employment.

Impact Film
Startup Green
Sustainability News and Entertainment