On April 15, 2019 Chet Hunt, Citizen Climate Lobby (CCL) co-chair, Greater Knoxville Chapter, will be the Technical Society meeting speaker. He will speak about the Citizen Climate Lobby and the decade-long effort to introduce a carbon-fee and dividend bill at the federal level.
CCL has a goal of empowering everyday people to work together on climate change solutions. Supporters are organized in more than 400 local chapters across the United States and are together building support in Congress for a national bipartisan solution to climate change.
Chet Hunt is an adjunct professor in business administration, economics and finance. He has held positions of city manager, city planner, and redevelopment director in multiple cities.
May 6: Prof. Donald Huisingh, The Institute for a Secure an Sustainable Environment, UTK: Why is there an urgent need to transition to post-fossil carbon societies?
June 10: Jim D. Froula, Secretary Emeritus, TauBetaPi: Adventure on the Colorado River.
July 8: Shafik Iskander, P.E., ORNL, ret.: Fracture mechanics analysis of irradiated reactor pressure vessels.