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Jan 12: Home Energy Efficiency & Power Choice
Home Energy Efficiency and Power Choice Seminar -- Construction Junction welcomes local energy experts to talk about energy use and the options available to consumers.
Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Occupant behavior and maintenance habits can affect utility consumption, comfort, and safety. Jonathan Nadle, Senior Energy Auditor, Conservation Consultants, Inc., a Pittsburgh nonprofit promoting responsible energy use in homes and other buildings.
Mr. Nadle, a RESNET/BPI certified home energy auditor, will be discussing residential buildings and showing many examples of what not to do and what to do to increase your home's comfort, safety, durability, and efficiency.
The Pennsylvania Power Choice Process, Making The Green Choice In Electricity Greg Winks, Market Outreach Coordinator, Community Energy, Inc., a renewable energy supplier in Pennsylvania.
Mr. Winks will be talking about the choice that every consumer has in selecting their energy generation company for their electric service. He will review the process involved in selecting a supplier, the different choices a consumer has and how to evaluate them, and understanding the benefits of renewable energy, including energy security, clean air and green job creation.
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Construction Junction in Point Breeze (Lexington at Meade St.).