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CONSTRUCT A SOLAR OVEN
The oven will go home with one lucky attendee. A $250 value!
BUILD YOUR OWN LED LIGHT
Each attendee will leave with one 12Vdc LED bamboo light!
EXPLORE THE BUILDING SCIENCES
LEARN ABOUT SOLAR ELECTRIC SYSTEMS
SEE WATER PUMPING FROM SUN ENERGY
ENJOY GREAT TOURS OF SOLAR HOMES.
AUGUST 11-15, 2014
PRACTICAL USES OF SOLAR ENERGY
This workshop is designed to provide the attendee with an in depth understanding of systems that utilize the energy of the sun. Attendees will spend five full days learning about the practical uses of solar energy. The workshop will be complete with lectures. labs, tours and more. Beginning with an overview of fossil and renewable based fuels participants will then continue on to study:
Solar Home Design Principles
Passive Solar Applications
Photovoltaics (both off grid and grid tie)
Solar Water Pumping
The workshop is presented to help homeowners, and homeowner builders, architects, green home builders, decision makers, and any interested persons. All are welcome.
TO CONTACT OUR SUN SOLAR CLICK ON ABOUT US THEN CLICK CONTACT. UNDER ABOUT US YOU WILL ALSO SEE A DIRECTIONS BUTTON TO CLICK FOR MAP OF COLORADO!
PAONIA IS LOCATED IN WESTERN COLORADO NEAR THE BEAUTIFUL ELK MOUNTAINS AND THE BLACK CANYON OF THE GUNNISON.
REGIONAL AIRPORTS INCLUDE GRAND JUNCTION (70 MILES)AND MONTROSE(50MILES) WITH DENVER (DIA) BEING 250 MILES AWAY.
RENTING A CAR IN DENVER PROVIDES THE ATTENDEE WITH A SPECTACULAR DRIVE THROUGH THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS.
LOCAL LODGING IS AVAILABLE AND RANGES FROM SMALL MOTELS TO BED AND BREAKFASTS,CAMPING AND SOME HOME STAYS WITH LOCALS. THE FOLLOWING LINK HAS VERY GOOD LIST OF LODGING. http://paoniachamber.com/north-fork-lodging/paonia-lodging/
WE ARE CURRENTLY DEVELOPING A LIST OF HOME STAYS SO PLEASE EMAIL US AND WE CAN SEND YOU WHAT WE HAVE.
Cancellation Policy: NO REFUNDS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR A CANCELLATION WITHIN 30 DAYS OF AUG. 11, 2014 THERE IS A 5% FEE FOR ALL OTHER CANCELLATIONS
PLEASE SEE REGISTRATION INFO BELOW ALONG WITH PAYPAL OPTION.
To register please send an email via our contacts page. Include your name and contact information. Upon payment you will be notified of your enrollment.
First come first serve basis. Payment can be made instantly via PayPal below or by mail with check or money order.
All correspondence should be mailed to: Ed Eaton
Paonia, CO 81428
Please all checks or money orders made out to: Ed Eaton
TUITION IS $500 US