Renewables & Alternatives

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Green Drinks Edmonton — Alternative Energy

Feb 6 2014

From the Local Good website:

The Local Good’s own Green Drinks Edmonton returns with the first event of 2014! This month the theme is alternative energy. We’ll bring together local experts on energy issues to discuss the two (or three!) perspectives sides of energy issues. The evening will host a series of bar-table debates on key topics. Guests will be invite to sit-in, participate and meander from one electifying debate to another.

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Location

Yellowhead Brewery
10229 105 Street NW
Edmonton , AB
Media Releases & Op-eds

Pembina reacts to creation of Associate Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy in Alberta

Province the first in Canada to establish cabinet role specific to renewables

EDMONTON — Ed Whittingham, Executive Director at the Pembina Institute, made the following statement in response to the swearing in of Donna Kennedy-Glans as Associate Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy:

“The Pembina Institute welcomes Premier Alison Redford’s creation of the role of Associate Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy and the appointment of Donna Kennedy-Glans to the position.

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SESA Seminar: Alberta Solar PV Performance - The Real Scoop

Nov 14 2013

Speaker: Gordon Howell, P.Eng, Howell-Mayhew Engineering

Solar electricity is growing by leaps and bounds in Alberta.  Some reports suggest that solar electricity is cheaper now than grid electricity.  Are you thinking about a solar-electric system on your own house? Read more about SESA Seminar: Alberta Solar PV Performance - The Real Scoop

Location

CN Theatre Room 5-142
Grant MacEwan University - City Centre Campus (105 Street Building)
Edmonton , AB
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Renewable is doable: Solar Presentation

Oct 26 2013

A Public Presentation on Solar Photovoltaics (PV) for Edmonton and solar investing/co-operatives by Randall Benson And Mike Hudema of GRIDWORKS ENERGY GROUP INC.

Event Description

With Don Iveson as Edmonton's new mayor the chances for solar just got a whole lot brighter!

Come to this informative workshop to find out about the possibilities for solar on your rooftop and some creative ways to fund it all. Read more about Renewable is doable: Solar Presentation

Location

Central Lion's Senior Centre
11113 113 Street NW
Edmonton , AB
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Integrating Wind and Solar: The German Experience

Oct 9 2013

Germany is at the forefront of the intelligent integration of wind and solar power into the existing electricity supply system.

Renewable power generation is variable, relying on the availability of wind and solar. With increasing amounts of variable power generation, power systems require new methods of balancing supply and demand as well as new approaches of grid operation. Read more about Integrating Wind and Solar: The German Experience

Location

Art Gallery of Alberta, Ledcor Theatre
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton , AB
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The Sun is Rising in Canada: The Opportunities and Challenges

Sep 27 2013

Speaker: Jared Donald Chair, Canadian Solar Industries Association

Free presentation and discussion. No registration required. Refreshments at 6:30 pm Read more about The Sun is Rising in Canada: The Opportunities and Challenges

Location

CN Theatre Rm 5-142
Grant MacEwan University (105 Street Building)
Edmonton , AB
Event

EcoLiving Tour

Jun 8 2013

From the EcoLiving website:

This is a great opportunity for home buyers to see the technology installed and working; ask questions about costs; and ask questions about successes and challenges.

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Location

various locations Calgary , AB
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Eco-Solar Home Tour

Jun 1 2013

From the Eco-Solar Tour website:

When is the Tour?

The 14th annual Eco-Solar Home Tour is on Saturday June 1, from noon until 4 pm. You will be able to soak up the first-hand experience of homeowners and other experts with a wide variety of energy and water resource-saving technologies in new construction and retrofit applications.

 

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Location

various locations Edmonton , AB
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Eco-Solar Tour of Energy Efficient Buildings

May 28 2013 to May 31 2013
Jun 3 2013 to Jun 6 2013

From the Eco-Solar Tour website:

After many years of arranging tours of homes in Edmonton, the Eco-Solar Tour is branching out to commercial buildings. This year we will be conducting the second Eco-Solar Tour of Energy Efficient Buildings.

 

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Location

various locations Edmonton , AB

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