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September 2016

Green Energy Doors Open – Guelph – Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016

September 10, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Don't miss your opportunity to check out some of the most energy efficient houses in Guelph. From a house built in 1863 to a newly built Net Zero home, see how Guelph homeowners have renovated their homes to slash their utility bills and their environmental footprint. For more information check out Green Energy Door Open.

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March 2017

Join us at the eMERGE EcoMarket 2017!

March 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars and set your alarm clocks. The eMERGE EcoMarket is coming back.   Saturday, March 25th, 2017, the eMERGE EcoMarket will once again fill the Old Quebec Street Mall with all things green. The 10th anniversary of the sustainability expo will showcase green products and services - from low flush toilets to electric cars. Planning home renovations? Looking to reduce utility bills? Interested in reducing your environmental impact? The EcoMarket will be sure to arm visitors with the…

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May 2017

Guelph: 100% Renewable Energy – What Can we Learn from Oxford County?

May 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Guelph Youth Music Centre,
75 Cardigan St.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 3Z7 Canada
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 As Guelph considers becoming a 100% Renewable Energy City, what can we learn from other communities that are already on their way? Join us for an exciting evening, featuring a talk by Oxford County's Renewable Energy Leader Jay Heaman. Heaman will discuss Oxford County's commitment to creating a 100% Renewable Energy City, and expand on how his community is tackling this challenging goal. The talk will be followed by a facilitated break out session, where community brainstorming and discussion is…

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September 2017
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Net Zero Energy in Community Halls and Places of Worship

September 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Eden Mills Community Hall,
108 York St.
Eden Mills, Ontario n0b1p0 Canada
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How a small community is seeing huge results in saving money, energy and fighting climate change. Eden Mills Community Hall 7:00 pm Tuesday September, 19, 2017 Eden Mills Community Hall Eden Mills, ON (12 kilometers east of Guelph)   The Eden Mills Community Hall has undergone a renovation that has reduced their emissions by almost 80% and lowered energy use by more than 60%. And they're not finished yet. This fall they are adding more exterior wall insulation that will…

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eMERGE Efficient Homes Tour 2017

September 23, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The eMERGE Efficient Homes Tour is just around the corner! Visit Guelph's most efficient homes and explore the unique projects and retrofits homeowners have done to make their home first-class in energy efficiency and conservation. “The Efficient Homes Tour is an opportunity for residents to share their energy achievements and passion for environmental sustainability with the city” said Steve Yessie, eMERGE Home Tune-Up advisor. Homeowners use many techniques to improve the efficiency of their homes, ranging from high tech solar photovoltaic…

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October 2017

eMERGE Electric Car Show

October 27, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - October 28, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Old Quebec Street Shoppes,
55 Wyndham St. N.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 7T8 Canada

Join eMERGE in the Old Quebec Street Shoppes in downtown Guelph for all things Electric Vehicle (EV). Check out different makes and models on the market. Ask EV owners about their personal experiences buying and owning an electric car. Friday, October 27 - 4pm to 8pm AND Saturday, October 28 - 10am to 3pm Old Quebec Street Shoppes in Downtown Guelph 55 Wyndham Street North, Guelph Free test drives October 28th! Get behind the wheel and see for yourself why…

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March 2018

Heating Homes with 3 TVs? Energy Smart Homes

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Guelph Youth Music Centre,
75 Cardigan St.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 3Z7 Canada
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Heating a Home With 3 TVs? Energy Smart Homes 7:00 pm Friday, March 2, 2018 Guelph Youth Music Centre Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door Register on EventBrite HERE. Household energy use in Guelph is a significant contributor to climate change that costs us too much money. They way we build homes (and all buildings) has been a large part of the problem. Now there are energy smart homes that reduce operating costs and energy use by…

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A Mayor’s Vision for 100% Renewable Energy

March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10C,
42 Carden Street
Guelph, ON Canada
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7:00pm, Thursday March 22 10C - 42 Carden Street Can David Mayberry's vision work in Guelph? He has an idea for Oxford County - achieve 100% Renewable Energy by 2050. Mayberry, County Warden and Mayor of the Township of South West Oxford sees this as a big economic driver while benefiting the environment in a big way. And in 2015 Oxford County Council adopted this goal for all of its energy needs including: electricity, heating, cooling, and transportation. Situated in Southern…

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EcoMarket 2018

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Old Quebec Street Shoppes,
55 Wyndham St. N.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 7T8 Canada
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The annual eMERGE EcoMarket is returning Saturday, March 24! Free to the public, the annual EcoMarket sees over 1,800 people through the doors of downtown Guelph's Old Quebec Street Shoppes, welcoming families and residents looking to discover their path to energy savings and healthy living. From Heating and insulation to low flush toilets and electric cars, the EcoMarket brings together the the options available for households looking to reduce their environmental impact and save money. As part of the Resilience…

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September 2018

eMERGE Efficient Home Tour

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Various Locations,
Guelph, Canada

eMERGE is touring some of the most efficient homes you can find in Guelph - and you're invited! See how small behaviour changes and effective renovation planning resulted in low utility bills and using as little as one-third the energy of a typical new home in Guelph. This year we've found three extraordinary examples:   The Braendli Home - 17 Aberdeen St., Guelph The Colvin Home - 49 Caledonia St., Guelph The Tedesco Home - 8151 Wellington Road 124, Guelph/Eramosa   Let us know you're…

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