Submitted on behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability
Join energy educators from Cornell Cooperative Extension and HeatSmart Tompkins for this three-part series created specifically for IC and CU faculty and staff. Learn about steps you can take to save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from your home! This series will provide information for both renters and homeowners and you’re welcome to attend any or all sessions. Please follow the hyperlinks for up-to-date Zoom and calendar information.
Session 1: Weatherize!
Thursday, January 14th, 1-2 PM
Presented by Emily Belle of Get Your GreenBack Tompkins
Paying too much for your utility bills? Want to increase the comfort of your home? Looking to contribute toward a future free of fossil fuels? Through slides and interactive discussion, learn about:
Session 2: Renewable Heat
Thursday, January 28th, 1-2 PM
Presented by Lisa Marshall of HeatSmart Tompkins & Emily Belle of Get Your GreenBack Tompkins
Spending too much on your current heating bill? Want to cut down on your fossil fuel consumption? We’ll cover alternative cold climate heating solutions, including air- and ground-source heat pumps, heat pump water heaters, and wood and pellet stoves. Learn about ways to subsidize your switch to renewable heat!
Session 3: Go Solar
Thursday, February 18th, 1-2 PM
Presented by Gerri Wiley, Energy Navigator & Emily Belle of Get Your GreenBack Tompkins
Considering buying into an ESCO through your utility? Want to save money by going solar? Learn about regional Community Solar options for renters and homeowners of all income levels with local expert Gerri Wiley.
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