It’s finally here! SMARTNet Alliance and its’ members are so excited to kick off Green Energy Doors Open - Ottawa Region over this coming weekend. Here is a list of everything that’s happening broken down by Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Read more...
GEDO is not just an event to celebrate all of the amazing progress we’ve made in Green tech in Green living, it’s about celebrating our community and our incredible achievements. So, we are asking you, a valued member of our community to participate in the celebrating. Whether or not you can attend. please spread the word! Here are four ways you can do it! Read more....
Register for GEDO online and get 10% off your purchase at NuGrocery Zero Waste on Sept. 21-22-23. Show your printed or electronic ticket to get your discount. They are located at 1130 Wellington Street West, Ottawa K1Y 1P1.
Nu Grocery is offering a tour of their store on Sunday, September 23rd at 12noon and 2pm.
Click here to register for Green Energy Doors Open!
Carleton University held a tiny house party Saturday, Sept 8.
It was the first time members of the public had been invited to tour the Northern Nomad, 220 square feet of off-the-grid cuteness. Dozens showed up to coo over both the diminutive domicile and also the state-of-the-art material and technologies it showcased.
The goal at Carleton wasn’t to build a tiny house, but to use a tiny house to demonstrate technologies and materials that would produce enough renewable energy on site to meet or exceed its energy needs. Click here to read the full Ottawa Citizen article.
GEDO participants can visit the Tiny Home on Sunday, Sept 23rd from 11am-4pm. Click here to read more.
The topic for today is the amazing things you will learn from the panels and info sessions we have lined up in our programming for Green Energy Doors Open this year. There will be 8 different sessions ranging from panels with local politicians to learning how to live a zero-waste lifestyle. Read more...
We are proud to announce some of the participating businesses/organizations for the Green Energy Doors Open Energy Showcase to give you an idea of what you can learn and what questions you can have answered. To further help you, our attendees, we will be presenting our participants in the form of a FAQ. Let’s dive in! Read more...
For those who are interested in showcasing your business/organization, there are still a few spots left! Contact Raymonde at info@OttawaGEDO.org.
We are happy to announce that The Table Vegetarian Restaurant is offering GEDO participants a 20% discount on meals on September 21-22-23 only. Register here and show your printed or electronic copy of your ticket to get the discount.
Today’s newsletter is about the host sites that will be featured at this year’s Green Energy Doors Open. Passive houses, net-zero homes, R2000 homes, solar hub, and so much more! Read more...
We are proud to announce the Electric Vehicle Exhibition as part of the Green Energy Doors Open - Ottawa Region activities. To give you an idea of what you can learn and what questions you can have answered we are presenting the information in the form of an FAQ. Read more...
If you haven’t been to Green Energy Doors Open (GEDO) in the past, you are missing out! The GEDO weekend is an immersive, fun, educational, and inspirational experience. Over the weekend you will meet people who are extremely passionate and proud of the work they are doing in sustainability.
By attending, you will get to experience the energy showcase, the Electric Vehicle Exhibition and visit host sites of people, just like you, who ARE ACTUALLY LIVING A GREEN LIFESTYLE! You will get to learn how they did it and how easy it can be. You will learn how to live the green lifestyle you’ve always struggled to know how.
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