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User:J.M.Pearce/Renewable energy education project

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This page is to develop the renewable energy educational project - it will eventually be moved to a proper page when the Title and Plan is finalized.


Establishing a Need

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Goals

Outcomes

Seminar Topics

Energy Efficiency

  • Window retrofits
  • Insulation
  • Caulking
  • Insulating window shades
  • Programmable thermostat
  • Hot water tank retrofit
  • Insulating hot water tank and pipes
  • CFLs and LEDs
  • Energy star
  • Temperature setbacks
  • Passive ventilation

Renewable Energy

  • solar photovoltaic
  • solar thermal space heating
  • solar hot water
  • small wind
  • geothermal
  • microhydro

Green Tech

  • Green roofs
  • Rainwater collection
  • Composting
  • Lawn alternatives
  • Hybrid and plug in hybrids
  • Biodiesel
  • High efficiency faucets, toilets, etc.
  • Also see list at Retrofit

Process