2010 Solar & Green Homes
Participating homes serve as examples of what homeowners can do to lower energy bills, while improving indoor comfort. Financing, technology, and contractor information will be available. From simple energy efficiency upgrades to renewable energy systems, a variety of home improvements will inspire and educate.
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Registration Locations: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Visitor’s Center MAP or
Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver, 3245 Eliot Street, Denver CO 80211 MAP
VIP Bus Tour of select homes: Solar Expert on board, lunch included - meet at NREL at 8:30am return at 4:30pm – Spend a day on the Denver Area Solar Tour and connect with experts, homeowners and contractors. Reservations required! $45 includes lunch and registration. REGISTER NOW
"I really recommend the guided tour on the bus. We learned so much from our well informed tour guide and it was fun to be with such a group of enthusiastic people! “- Mary,
I really enjoyed the Bus Tour. Between each house, the bus tour guide taught us many environment basics to look for at the next house. This helped me observe and ask the right questions. Thanks! - John Avenson
Solar Mixer Fundraiser at a solar home on the Tour in the evening hours.
Wednesday, September 15,
$25 per person, great food, live music; reservations necessary. REGISTER NOW.
Friday, September 17, NREL Visitors Center 15013 Denver West Parkway GOLDEN, $35 includes lunch, reservations necessary. We suggest carpooling for the afternoon. REGISTER NOW -
Seminar #1: An Intro to Solar and Energy Conservation
Tuesday, September 21, 6-8 pm at
Seminar #2: Energy Efficiency in Affordable Housing & How to Convert a Stick Built 1970s Energy Sucking Home to an Energy Generator
Tuesday, September 28, 7-9pm at Habitat for Humanity of Metro
For more info: www.cres-energy.org/events/tour
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· Center for ReSource Conservation,
Seminar #1: Energy Use in Green Retrofits vs. Conventional Homes – a Tour Preview
Wednesday, September 22, 5:30–8:30pm at CRC
Seminar #2: Applying Tour Technologies to Your Home & Available Incentives
Wednesday, September 29 7-9pm at CRC
For more info: www.conservationcenter.org/energy/tour.html
It’s only $5 a person to visit all the homes on the Boulder County OR Denver Area tour.
Please visit the websites listed above to register. Tickets also available at onsite registration.