Learn ways to cut your home’s energy costs up to 50% in this intensive workshop presented by The Evergreen Institute, USGBC-STL, and the Missouri Botanical Garden’s EarthWays Center. Practical strategies for new and existing homes address energy demand, passive-solar design and construction, implementing renewable energy systems, building and rehab costs, and more.
Dan Chiras, Ph.D., nationally noted author and energy expert and founder of The Evergreen Institute.
Saturday & Sunday, March 13 &14, 2010
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Missouri Botanical Garden’s Commerce Bank Center for Science Education (CBEC), 4651 Shaw Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110; Rooms 129 & 130
$80 for USGBC-STL and Missouri Botanical Garden members
$95 for non-members
Fee includes continental breakfast, handouts, parking.
To inquire about discount for couples call 314-577-9506.
Online at the Missouri Botanical Garden website. Once on the website, scroll down to the Green Living section and click on “Alternative Building Workshop: Net-Zero Energy Home.” If you are a USGBC-STL member, select the member ticket and note “USGBC-STL member” in the notes section.