Transforming Denver's Energy Landscape: Unveiling the Nation’s Largest Sewer Heat Recovery System

When:  Oct 25, 2023 from 13:00 to 14:00 (ET)


Transforming Denver's Energy Landscape: Unveiling the Nation’s Largest Sewer Heat Recovery System at National Western Center

Presentation Overview

Get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey through the heart of Denver, Colorado, where innovation meets sustainability! This webinar is your ticket to discover the story behind the United States' Largest Sewer Heat Recovery System, nestled within the transformative National Western Center (NWC) redevelopment. We'll explore the project's incredible impact, its secrets to success, and the future it's shaping.

Key Learning Objectives

▪ Project Overview: Step into the world of the NWC project, where major partners unite to create a 4 MW sewer-heat recovery district energy system, setting a North American record. Uncover how this visionary endeavor is turning 94 acres into a 250-acre powerhouse, poised to redefine Denver's future.

▪ Innovation and Uniqueness: We unveil the project's immense size, groundbreaking sustainable technology, and its transformative influence on the local community and showcase how it is poised to slash the carbon footprint by an astounding 70%.

▪ Improved Energy Efficiency: Learn how this advanced sewer heat recovery and solar PV technology was designed to deliver substantial energy savings, water conservation, and a remarkable reduction in carbon emissions.

▪ Financial Advantages: Dive into the financing of Public-Private Partnerships (P3), phased construction, and an investment model that's propelling net-zero development, setting new standards in sustainability.

We will navigate the construction challenges, celebrate community achievements, and unveil future plans that position the NWC project as a global pioneer in 21st-century agriculture and sustainability. This will be a webinar you won't want to miss!


Leslie Fangman
VP of Commercial Development

Leslie Fangman leverages more than 25 years’ experience in the energy and construction industry. As the Vice President of Commercial Development at CenTrio, Leslie Fangman is responsible for advancing strategic district energy projects, strengthening client relationships, developing the business development strategy, advancing geographic growth, and supporting staff development. She effectively manages client relationships and serves as a client manager for major customers by supervising, mentoring, and collaborating with staff who lead client accounts. She is also an educational speaker and conducts seminars and various events in the market regarding Energy Districts, Green Energy technology, and P3 project delivery. Leslie holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Montana State University.