Big Cool Saturday Green Living Fair
Saturday November 26th, from 1 to 5 pm at the NSCC Cafeteria
Participants learned about home and business energy efficiency, and a range of other topics related to sustainable, efficient living. There was free childcare and activities for kids, snacks, hot drinks and soup made with local ingredients, a draw for a super gift basket, valued at $150 and live music was provided by Amy Brandon.
Truro Daily News articles: 'Staying energy efficient', 'It's all about the little things' , 'speaking out on energy efficiency'.
Exhibitors and Speakers
Katie Abriel with the Clean Nova Scotia Climate Change Centre
Nova Scotia Power
Efficiency Nova Scotia
Living Earth Council
Clean Nova Scotia
Resource Recovery Fund Board
Moby S. Loop
Colchester Waste Resource Management
Jean Snow with Lake City Farm
Trip to Demonstration Home
Featuring some of the highest energy-efficiency options currently available in residential construction the Demonstration Home provides the opportunity to learn how to incorporate new building techniques and products.
A group of 10 travel to the home Saturday morning and had an informative session with the construction contractor.