Monthly Sustainability Series in New Orleans: June 14, 2012
Our monthly Sustainability Series for New Orleans is scheduled for Thursday, June 14, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at our Green Building Resource Center (841 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA 70130).
This month's installment will feature presentations and a discussion with sustainable contractor/owner Ryan Fitzmorris of Retro-Fitz Home Weatherization; energy consultant Louis Triay of Energy and Comfort Solutions; and Mike Murphy, founder and VP of Solar Alternatives.
The discussion will address the best ways to prepare our homes and businesses for comfort in the summer months and beyond; the importance of an energy assessment and best practices in local weatherization services; products such as cellulose and spray foam insulation, radiant barrier and other new measures that can ensure comfort and save you hundreds of dollars a year on energy bills.
We will feature information on NOLA Wise and the newest energy efficiency financing programs and incentives available, including loans, leasing, and rebates that make this the most affordable time in Louisiana’s history to consider adding solar power to your energy plan.
Each month, our Global Green New Orleans office partners AIA, New Orleans Chapter and USGBC, LAChapter to present a panel presentation and discussion series on issues of sustainability and environmental responsibility.
Events are free and open to the public. Organic wine and refreshments will be served, along with a fresh, fizzy signature 360 Vodka cocktail debuting at 5:30 p.m. Our panel presentation beginning promptly at 6 p.m. Continuing Education Credits available for registered AIA members. Special thanks to our generous friends at Whole Foods Market, along with new sponsors Beaucoup Juice, City Greens, and 360 Vodka for ongoing support of Global Green in New Orleans.
For more information, please email Heidi Jensen at email@example.com.