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

American Renewable Energy Day

August 15-17, 2019
Snowmass/Aspen, Colorado

2019 Summit 2018 Agenda 2018 Videos

Renewable Energy

The AREI 16th Annual AREDAY Summit

American Renewable Energy Day

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

August 15-17, 2019

Register Today!

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.

AREDAY Summit 2019 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.

Dr. Sylvia EarleDr. Sylvia Earle
Mission Blue

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

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

General Wesley Clark, Growth EnergyGen. Wesley Clark
Wesley K. Clark & Associates

Trammel Crow, Earth Day TexasTrammell S. Crow

Hanieh Sadat, impactXHanieh Sadat
GenesysOne Capital

Lester Brown, Earth Policy InstituteLester Brown
Earth Policy Institute

Amory LovinsAmory Lovins
Rocky Mountain Institute

Bill Becker, Presidential Climate Action ProjectBill Becker
Presidential Climate Action Project

Bill Brandt, ASU LightworksBill Brandt
ASU Lightworks

Keith Tuffley, The B TeamKeith Tuffley
The B Team

Alice Madden, Fellow, Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy and the EnvironmentAlice Madden
Getches-Wilkinson Center

Michael Eckhart, CitigroupMichael Eckhart

Roger Sorkin, American Resilience ProjectRoger Sorkin
American Resilience Project

Michelle Wyman, National Council for Science and the EnvironmentMichelle Wyman
National Council for Science and the Environment

Luka Powanga, Energy Africa ConferenceLuka Powanga
Energy Africa Conference

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

See highlights from the AREI 15th Annual AREDAY Summit

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

2018 Agenda

2018 Videos

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