Free film screening of 'Switch: Discover the Future of Energy' set for Oct. 28

October 16, 2015

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering and the Institute for Natural Gas Research at Penn State are sponsoring a showing of the film "Switch: Discover the Future of Energy." The film screening will be followed by a question and answer session with the writer and producer, Scott W. Tinker.

The film screening is free and open to the public. It will be shown at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 28, in the John Bill Freeman Auditorium, 177 HUB-Robeson Center.

The film explores the gradual shifting from coal and oil to the energies of tomorrow and how this shift will most likely happen. "Switch" is also about a changing energy conversation and changing the way we use energy. For more information on the film or to view the trailer, visit

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Last Updated October 20, 2015