Energy Conservation

Waste at Home - How to reduce your environmental footprint

Description:
Clean Calgary is pleased to present this one hour presentation that examines the problems associated with waste in our municipality, how to reduce that waste as well as water and energy savings ideas for residents. Explore ideas around examining purchasing decisions, recycling in Calgary, how to offset your GHG emissions, composting options, indoor and outdoor water saving techniques and energy use reduction.

Attached Sunspaces Information Session

Location:
Calgary

Description:
Vista Room, Varsity Community Centre, 4303 Varsity Drive NW, Calgary, ABProfessor Tang G. Lee of the Faculty of Environmental Design at the University of Calgary will explain how an attached sunspace can function as a solar collector, reduce heat loss, and increase the livable space of a home. Come and learn more about the heat savings, potential solar gain, and other advantages of attached sunspaces.

Solar Hot Water Information Session - Calgary

Location:
Calgary

Description:
Three speakers will explain how hot water in your home can be supplied at least in part by solar systems: Rick Dunsmore of Goose Creek Renewable Energy, David Kelly of Sedmek Inc., and Brent Steele of Your Energy Company Inc. In most homes solar energy will meet some hot water needs in winter, and most summertime needs. On average, it can provide 50 to 60% of annual domestic hot water needs.

Pages

Subscribe to Energy Conservation