WNY Solar Homes and Green Buildings Tour
by jill - posted 2:21 pm, September 30, 2011
A free self-guided tour tomorrow (Oct 1) will take you to over 35 different innovative “green” buildings and homes across Western New York. From 10am to 4pm you can join over 1500 people learning about geothermal and solar energy, historic energy efficient buildings and straw bale. The event is sponsored by the Western New York Sustainable Energy Association.
From 10am to 11am a kick off party will take place at the Innovation Center, 640 Ellicott Street in Downtown Buffalo. Join in on four workshops for recognizing green buildings, prizes, refreshments, and learning more about what the Buffalo Medical Campus is doing to create a more sustainable WNY. The workshops include:
Time: 11- 11:30am
Speaker: Gary Carrel, NYSERDA
Wind in Buffalo
Time: 11:30am – 12pm
Speaker: Wind Action Group
Time: 12:30 – 1pm
Speaker: Jim Walters, Solar Liberty
For a listing of the sites along the tour, visit www.wnysea.com
For questions contact Bernice Radle at email@example.com or 760-408-7898.