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Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Energy Efficiency Workshops


Just got this info and thought it sounded interesting so I'm passing it along:



Improving Energy Efficiency and Conservation in Condominiums - Tuesday, October 9th. 7 PM - 9 PM.
How to identify and achieve dramatic energy savings – getting started; common opportunities; tackling problem areas; getting everyone on board; and making energy-smart investments.
Shirlington Library, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington, VA

Environmentally Responsible Landscaping and Water Conservation - Tuesday Nov. 13th. 7 - 9 PM.
Create an eco-friendly landscaping plan for a condominium project. Evaluate approaches including green roofs, raingardens, and native plantings. Budget implications and maintenance.
Shirlington Library, 4200 Campbell Ave, Arlington

Energy Audits 101. Thurs., Nov. 1, 7:30-9pm.
An energy audit was conducted at the Gulf Branch Nature Center, which is a 1930s era house that was converted to a nature center. Find out what we learned during the energy audit, and what recommendations and improvements were made to save energy. You can apply some of the lessons we learned to your home, and may be able to easily reduce your energy use by 50% or more! Free. Registration required: call 703-228-4747. Program #613204D
Gulf Branch Nature Center, 3608 Military Rd. Arlington, VA 22207, 703-228-3403.

Recycling Successfully in Condominiums, Tuesday, Dec. 4th. 7 - 9 PM.
Establish and manage a successful recycling program, increase participation, and reduce association disposal fees.
Central Library, 1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington, VA

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