Carbon Nation breaks away from the gloom and doom of climate change by documenting positive solutions that keep our air and water clean, reduce greenhouse gases, and protect our national security while providing economic savings and opportunities. This upbeat film is appealing across the political spectrum. Its cast of characters includes entrepreneurs, visionaries, scientists and even a former CIA director. Presented in coordination with the City of Columbia Office of Sustainability.
A panel discussion will follow the screening.
Moderator: Bill Allen, MU science journalist
Barbara Buffaloe, City of Columbia Office of Sustainability, reducing our community's carbon footprint
Dave Brune, MU bioprocessing engineer, aquaculture, microalgal biomass and biofuels
Steve Borgelt, MU biological engineer, energy systems and new opportunities for students
Laura McCann, MU environmental economist, incentives for innovation
Tina Casagrand, MU student and president of Sustain Mizzou