2016 Energy Conference

Save the Date! Our 2016 Community Energy Conference is on Saturday, April 23 on Salt Spring at GISS. Film night on Earth Day, Friday April 22, tickets $20 at the door. Advance tickets on sale now $15 at Salt Spring Books


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Join us for a day of celebration and learning about renewable energy solutions and opportunities in the region. Doors open at 8:30 am for coffee, muffins and networking. Speakers and workshops from 9:30 am until 4:00 pm, followed by a social.
The keynote speakers are:

  • John Farrell, Director of Democratic Energy at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and widely known as the guru of distributed energy.
  • Alex Love, General Manager of Nelson Hydro, sponsor of Nelson Community Solar Garden

Following the keynotes, there will be over a dozen workshops on methods and technologies that can be implemented by homeowners and businesses today. More details here.
We look forward to seeing you at the conference on the 23rd. There will also be a Film Night the evening before, Earth Day, to help us educate, motivate, and celebrate. See you there!


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