Sustainable Ballard and Sunset Hill Community Association host this Celebration of the Sun. This is a great opportunity to meet your neighbors and learn more about local solar energy. There will be information on community solar, solar cooking, plans for a local solar substation, various technologies comparisons, creative uses for solar, PLUS music, food and games (including Solar Bingo!!) While you're there you can check out the new(ish) SHCA rain garden and cistern installations! This event is free to the public.
Puget Sound Solar
What Are The Possibilities...For You, Your Career, The World?
June 18-August 8, Chicago
Foresight Immersion is the nation's leading hands-on sustainable civic innovation program. Developed over ten years, Immersion provides emerging leaders with the guiding methodologies, foundational knowledge, project experience, skills and professional network to create sustainable impact in an evolving landscape. No other program offers these unique benefits:
Join us for a drink and an opportunity to learn about how SustainableWorks, a non-profit general contractor participating in the City of Seattle's Community Power Works program, can help you make your home more energy efficient this winter.
NW Biodiesel Network (www.nwbiodiesel.org)
November Education Forum
Tuesday, November 22, 2011, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
@ Phinney Community Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle WA 98103
The State of Biodiesel
After taking a beating in 2010 because of the expiration of the Biodiesel Blender's credit, the US Biodiesel industry is finally picking up some steam again. According to this article, the industry is on track to nearly double the amount of biodiesel produced in this country for 2011.
Join your neighbors for a pint and learn how you can make your home more energy efficient! This is a great opportunity to talk with experts in the home energy efficiency field and learn how you can access stimulus funds to lower your carbon footprint and save energy this coming heating season! For more information visit www.sustainableworks.com