The Deanery Project, in collaboration with Mi’Kmaw Alternative Energy, Appleseed Energy, and the Ecology Action Centre, is hosting two one-day educational energy workshops on November 17th and 18th. The workshops are part of the Deanery Project’s ReNEW project, a collaborative initiative focused on bolstering community energy capacity on topics ranging from solar panel installation and DIY-solutions to electric vehicles and energy efficiency.
Friday November 17th (12-5PM)
Join Karlena Johnson (Mi’Kmaw Alternative Energy) for lunch and a hands-on workshop on solar convection heating systems.
Saturday November 18th (10-4PM)
Energy Efficiency & Solar Innovations Day
A full day of workshops to get us ready for winter, and moving forward on renewable energy systems!
10:00 Welcome & Registration
10:15 Thermal Heat Storage (Wall Therms, Rocket Stoves, Clay Ovens)
11:30 Solar Panel Intro (Photo voltaic, Solar Thermal Water) & Electric Vehicles
1:15 CanSolair (Solar Thermal Air)
2:15 Energy Efficiency (keeping heat where we want it!)
3:45 Questions & Next Steps
The ReNEW project is an exciting new initiative seeking to provide public learning opportunities through hands-on demonstrations and workshops on energy efficiency and renewable technologies.
The workshop is $10 each, including the cost of lunch. For more information and to register, contact The Deanery Project at 902.845.1888, or register online to https://goo.gl/xJzcM2
751 W Ship Harbour Rd
Lower Ship Harbour, NS B0J 1Y0
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