Gillian Browning (Sunfire Systems Ltd., Lumby) has lived off the grid and worked in the solar energy business for over 20 years. She will discuss how “Off Grid” works, compare to a grid tie (with BC Hydro), note the advantages and disadvantages, and much more.
Come early to check out the information tables on other solar options.
HANDMADE HOLIDAY GIFTING
Our 5th annual event! Come, bring the kids, and experience (with ‘take-home’ instructions) short, easy, but cost effective demos for foods, sachets, toys, knitting, kids’ toys, candles, soaps and more.
Let’s get away from consumerism and put the heart back in the holidays! Schubert Centre’s Thrift Store and cafe will also be open.
SENS teamed up with UBCO, CFUW, and other groups to bring in Seth Kline, a Director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, to speak on how climate injustice aligns with Income Inequality.
Can BC become carbon-zero and generate 1000’s of good green jobs? Seth Klein shared key findings and policy solutions of the Climate Justice Project, highlighting how we can do this with fairness and equality
Dr Warren Bell, co-founder of CAPE, the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment, related the latest findings about chemicals such as glyphosate in the herbicide Round-up™, their multinational producers, and CAPE’s work in general.