Energy Showcase - Program
10:00 am - Doors Open
11:00 am - Opening Remarks
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Green Sessions (see below for descriptions)
2:55 pm - Closing Remarks
All Showcase Participants will be available from 10am - 3pm to provide you with information on their services and products.
Electric vehicles will be showcased in the Aberdeen Square (just outside of the Horticulture Bldg).
Fossil fuel divestment is naturally linked with investment in the green energy economy. Around the world, over 500 institutions and many thousands of individuals have sold off (divested) billions of dollars of investments in big fossil fuel companies. This talk will explain the what, who, why, and how of fossil fuel divestment, and its connection to investment in green energy.
Yes, we all know we can drop our utility costs by using less water, turning our hot water tank down, adjusting the indoor temperature, turning our fridges up and so forth. But what if we don’t want to change the way we currently live? What if we love our long showers? How do we drop our utility costs while maintaining the same quality of life that we currently have? Come and find out!
Come hear all about EVs!
- History of EV’s
- Different types of EV’s (battery, hybrid, extended range)
- Availibily of EV’s in Canada
- Advantages of EV’s over ICE (internal combustion engine)
- Charging methods for EV’s
Henry will explain the difference in the technology and programs that are available to homeowners / business owners. The difference between Microfit program, FIT programs, net metering and net zero.