Join Us Saturday – Events in Portsmouth, Wiscasset, and Belfast!
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ReVision has another busy weekend ahead as we appear for several events this Saturday, May 8. We hope that you’re able to come up and see us talk about the road off of oil and renewable energy options for your home!
You can join us at one of three events:
Belfast, Maine – Good Life Fest
Time: Saturday, May 8, 10AM to 5PM
Location: Belfast Armory, US Rte 1, Belfast, ME – Map
The Good Life Fest, presented by Bangor Savings Bank, celebrates the best of the good life – local foods, good health, and the green home – for an exciting day of samples, workshops, demos and shopping at the Belfast Armory on May 8 from 10 am to 5 pm, on Route 1 in Belfast.
Over 50 exhibitors will offer products, services, and samples of the Maine green lifestyle. Workshops are planned all day on topics ranging from Ayurveda Yoga to the future of farming in Maine. Admission is $5/person with no fee for children 12 and under.
ReVision will be exhibiting to show how solar hot water and solar electric systems work, and how renewable energy is truly a part of the good life!
More information and a full listing of events and exhibitors is available at www.goodlifefest.com.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire – Portsmouth Sustainability Fair
Time:10AM – 3PM
Location: Portsmouth Middle School and Library, 155 Parrott Avenue, Portsmouth, NH (Map)
Joining together as community partners, Portsmouth Listens, Piscataqua Sustainability Initiative, The City of Portsmouth, and the Portsmouth School District announce the third annual Portsmouth Sustainability Fair.
Sustainability entrepreneurs will exhibit their ideas, products and projects. There will be an emphasis on slow and local food along with engaging environmental education for kids. Come enjoy, celebrate and learn. The Fair is an invitation to participate and contribute to the next steps we can take as individuals and collectively in making sustainability a reality.
The theme of the Fair will be The Natural Step Four System Conditions, as adopted in Portsmouth’s resolution to become an eco-municipality. Come experience and learn how The System Conditions give us a compass to guide us into a sustainable future.
More information at http://portsmouthsustainabilityfair.org/
Wiscasset, Maine – Chewonki’s 10th Annual Sustainable Energy Conference
Time: 8:30AM – 4PM
Location: The Chewonki Foundation, 485 Chewonki Neck Road, Wiscasset, ME – Map
Chewonki’s 10th annual Sustainable Energy Conference will take place on May 10th on the Chewonki campus. The daylong conference will feature experts and academic leaders in the field of sustainability and renewable energy, and will showcase the latest technologies and vendors from New England.
Pat Coon, a co-founder of ReVision Energy, and now founder of sister company reVision Heat, will be presenting “The Road Off of Oil,” a talk that will explore simple, cost effective boiler controls upgrades that can be made today at very little cost, weatherization and insulation, on demand water heaters, solar hot water, pellet and wood heat in boilers and stoves. The road off of oil will be a long one – mapping it out is the first step.
In addition to Pat Coon’s talk, the Chewonki event features a host of different renewable technologies, including geothermal designs, solar heating, residential wind turbines, green building construction, and energy efficiency seminars.
The conference is open to the public by reservation. Registration fee includes the workshops and keynote speaker, interactive exhibits, a tour of Chewonki’s renewable energy systems, a continental breakfast, and a hearty lunch.