Seeing RED in Communities

The Seeing RED in Communities Presentation will showcase four organizations that are bringing people together to solve sustainability challenges through education, relationship building, and community action. Each organization will give a 10-minute presentation as part of the Sunday keynote address from 1-2pm on June 23, 2013 at the 24th Annual Energy Fair in Custer, Wisconsin.

And the best part… The live audience will select, by popular vote, one of the organizations to win a fully installed solar electric system!

Presenter Schedule
On June 23rd at the Main Stage of the 24th Annual Energy Fair:

1:00 p.m. – Welcome and Introduction
1:10 p.m. – Beaver Creek Reserve: Expanding Renewable Energy and Education at BCR
1:20 p.m. – Lake County Forest Preserves: Solar PV at the Welcome Center at Ryerson Woods Forest Preserve
1:30 p.m. – Urban Ecology Center: Menomonee Valley Branch of the Urban Ecology Center
1:40 p.m. – Walnut Way Conservation Corps: Abundant Harvest of Solar Energy at Walnut Way
1:50 p.m. – Audience questions
2:00 p.m. – Audience live vote

Live Audience Voting
Each audience member (13 year old and older) will receive a paper ballot and be able to cast their vote for one of the four organizations. The ballots will be collected at the end of the presentations and tallied immediately and the winner will be announced at 3pm at the Main Stage.

Photo courtesy of Pieper Power

The Grand Prize

The winning organization will receive a fully-installed, 2 Kilowatt (DC-rated capacity) utility interactive solar electric system. The solar system, valued at $10,000, would provide about ½ of the annual electric power needs for a typical energy efficient home.

Contest Sponsors:

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