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Mia Hanák of Millennium ART is an environmental artist, climate activist, exhibition designer, and cultural anthropologist that conceptualizes, curates, and produces large-scale art installations, creative experiences, and activation campaigns worldwide.

Robert Levin, CEO of Emerging Star Digital presents at AREDAY 2023. He is an inventor, mobile & renewable energy and lithium expert, serial entrepreneur, and author. He has raised $150 million for funds and technology companies.

Xiye Bastida speaks about youth leadership, climate and democracy, and the  Re-Earth Initiative. She also shares clips from the documentary “The Whale Lagoon.“

Peter Byck of Arizona State University and Carbon Cowboys, Pete Vegas of Sage V Foods, and Rick Clark from Farm Green discuss how large-scale adoption of regenerative agricultural practices could make a major positive impact on climate change.

John Powers of Climate Democracy Initiative, Tom Van Dyck Managing Director of the RBC SRI Wealth Management Group and Andy Behar CEO of As You Sow discuss strategies for divesting and investing in the age of Global Warming.

A panel discussion “Women Leading the World,” moderated by Heidi Van Genderen, University of Colorado. With Maggie Fox, Co-founder Kinship, Allison Archambault, Earthspark (Virtual) and Osprey Orielle Lake, WECAN.

Amy Parsons of Colorado State University (CSU) discuss how they are connecting the dots between climate, democracy and agriculture.

“HVDC – High Voltage Direct Current” panel discussion, moderated by Chip Comins, AREI, with Gary Dirks, Arizona State University, Alexander “Sandy” MacDonald, NOAA (Retired), and Former Governor Bill Ritter, Center for The New Energy Economy.

Our Mission 

The rapid implementation of renewable energy and energy efficiency technology at the speed and scale necessary to solve catastrophic climate change.



Chip Comins, Founder and CEO of AREI, is interviewed by Mitchell Rabin, who hosts the YouTube channel “A Better World,” that aims to restore the Earth through creative compassion.


Chip Comins is interviewed by Thanos Dimadis, Executive Director of The Association of Foreign Press Correspondents USA. He speaks about the transformation toward a carbon-free future. 


What is the sense of our response to the emerging ecological crisis? How is the adoption of renewables? Are there exciting technologies on the horizon? Is nuclear one of them? 

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Climate, Democracy, Human Security

“Renewable Energy is the Bridge between Fossil Fuels and Hydrogen.”

— Chip Comins, CEO, American Renewable Energy Institute


AREDAY EarthDay 2021 Virtual Series

AREDAY convenes 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.

Projecting Change, Louie Psihoyos

Wednesday, April 21st
Louie Psihoyos, Director

Green Hydrogen Activator, Andrew Horvath

Thursday, April 22nd
Andrew Horvath, Executive Chairman, Star Scientific HERO

Mission Blue, Dr. Sylvia Earle

Friday, April 23rd – Part One
Saturday, April 24th – Part Two
Dr. Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue


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.

Past Films Include:

AREDAY Strategic Partners

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!