Milwaukee Green Drinks

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11/12 November MKEGreenDrinks – Sunvest Solar

10/12 – November MKE Green Drinks


Green Drinks Milwaukee: Milwaukee’s Monthly Green Networking Event
Join us for good drinks, good conversation and a chance to network with other environmentally minded people. Let’s bring together the environmental/ green/ sustainability community in Milwaukee and have fun doing it!

NEXT EVENT: November 12th, 2014 5:30-7:30 pm .


  • Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery. 901 W Juneau, Milwaukee. map it This unique German-style beer hall is located in the Pabst Brewery re-development. The “Brewery” was recently awarded LEED-ND Platinum, making it one of the greenest neighborhood developments in the US.
  • Parking: There is free two-hour street parking until 9pm in front of the building, or metered parking on 8th Street and 10th Street. Caution: they do ticket in the evening here. Alternatively, the parking structure across the street offers parking at $0.75/hour.

SPEAKER: John Daugherty, Midwest Project Developer for Sunvest Solar

TOPIC: Solar is Ready to Shine in Wisconsin

Summary: Overview of local and regional work that Sunvest is doing. Highlight trends of solar in the nation and in our state. Touch on policy and what might change in Wisconsin in the short term.

Bio: John Daugherty works with residential and commercial clients to design solar PV solutions. John’s role with SunVest includes customer prospecting, education, site assessments, data analysis, proposal development, and project coordination.

Attendance is FREE!  Don’t miss the fun!


Typical Agenda:

5:30-6:00 Mingling, drinking, networking
6:00 – Brief Announcements
6:05-7:00 Speaker and Q&A
7:00 Mingling, drinking, networking
7:30 MKE Green Drinks ends, and you are free to stay.