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A Brief Introduction to Residential Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency  A Brief Introduction to Residential Energy Efficiency:
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In this presentation, we will cover many aspects of residential energy efficiency including the following topics:

  • Why look at home energy efficiency
  • Energy Audits, Creating a baseline
  • Indoor Lighting, it's not just light bulbs
  • Insulation & Sealing the Envelope
  • Heating, Cooling, & Hot Water Appliances

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LED Lighting - State of the Art

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A Presentation by Tim Benson

advanced LED Logo 2The future of lighting is here.  What is LED Lighting?  What are its benefits compared with otherLED Bulb 5 lighting technologies? What products are available and how are they made?  Tim Benson, CEO Advanced LED LLC, will discuss how to choose the right lighting for your applications - residential or commercial, to effectively reduce energy use while maintaining ideal lighting.  He will also discuss the return on investments, the challenges and opportunities in the lighting industry.  Come join us to learn about the LED lighting world!

 

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LED Lighting Facts & Beyond

A Presentation by Mei-Ling Shek

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  • Growth in solid state lighting
  • The true cost of a light bulb
  • Why the Lighting Facts® label ?
  • Anatomy of the Lighting Facts® label
  • What is the L prize?

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Thursday Morning, March 15, 2012 8:00am - 9:00am 

Saratoga Federated Church, Richards Hall, 20390 Park Drive
(Enter on west side, Hiway 9)

Free, no reservation necessary. 

About the Presenter

Mei-Ling Shek has worked as consultant and scientist in both academic and industrial (telecom & solar energy) startup settings.  She has a background in surface science, materials & optics. In addition to solar energy, she seeks ways to contribute to environmental preservation. Mei-Ling became an environmentalist while living in the Pine Barrens surrounding Brookhaven National Lab (Long Island), where she was a staff scientist until 1998. Joined by three others to collect and redeem soda cans & bottles, they donated the money to Little Flower, a charity for children.

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The Home Energy Efficiency BIG Picture

A Presentation By John Kemp

In this mornings session, John will cover many aspects of energy efficiency in the home. This will be a good overview to know where to start making improvements in the usage of energy in your home. John will cover:

  • What is the state of home energy consumption? 
  • What is the problem?
  • What are current solutions, trends, and regulatory initiatives?
  • Where are the opportunities?

Thursday Morning, February 16, 2012 8:00am - 9:00am 

Saratoga Federated Church, Richards Hall, 20390 Park Drive, Saratoga, CA
(Enter on west side, Hiway 9)

Free, no reservation necessary. 

About the Presenter

john kemp pic 2John Kemp is results oriented in tech product strategy, management and marketing. He has 20 years experience across marketing disciplines in situations from start-ups to Global Fortune 500 businesses. He has created solutions oriented marketing to shorten sales cycles, to increase marketing ROI, and to increase share-of-voice through crisp messaging and outreach programs. John has significant experience in the communications industry, but has also been in other industries including utilities, manufacturing and health care.

 

 

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