Zero Energy Modular home serves as ‘pop-up’ venue for energy workshops

Bellows Falls, VT

An innovative zero energy modular (ZEM) home that generates as much energy as it uses will call Bellows Falls home this summer, serving as a venue for free public workshops aimed at helping residents and business owners save energy, lower costs, and reduce carbon emissions. The ZEM home will be located in the Waypoint Center parking lot at 17 Depot Street from June 8 through Aug. 5.

 Event Schedule:

 ZEM Home Weekly Open House

When:              Each Wednesday, 2 p.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 8-Aug. 5

What:               Public tours of home to explore technologies like heat pumps, solar, and batteries. Efficiency Vermont Consultant on hand to offer advice to cut energy costs.

Slash Your Energy Bills Workshop

When:              Tuesday, June 11, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

What:               Professional advice for reducing energy bills with low-cost efficiency improvements.

RSVP:              blong@veic.org or call Brad at (802) 540-7714

Healthy Homes Workshop

When:              Tuesday, June 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

What:               Information and advice for creating and maintaining a safe and healthy indoor environment.

RSVP:              blong@veic.org or call Brad at (802) 540-7714

For Building Professionals Only

When:              Tuesday June 18 and July 9, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

What:               Open discussion for contractors, builders, and architects to talk with an Efficiency Vermont expert about integrated systems, energy efficiency measures, and more.

RSVP:              Call Matt at (802)540-7619

 

 

About Efficiency Vermont

Efficiency Vermont is helping our state transition to a more affordable and cleaner future. Since 2000, Efficiency Vermont has brought Vermonters together to reduce the cost of energy. We work with our partners to provide incentives, technical advice, and efficient products to help customers save money, and lower carbon emissions. For more information, contact Efficiency Vermont at (888) 921-5990 or visit www.efficiencyvermont.com

Efficiency Vermont
Jeff Buell
Phone: (802) 540-7662
jbuell@veic.org