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June 4th Energy Efficiency Workshop 6:30 pm

Dear GreenWheaton Community,
Silver Spring Green (SSG), in partnership with Green Wheaton, will be holding a workshop on Energy Efficiency in Your Home in about two weeks.  We hope that you will join us for an engaging forum that will focus on ways to save energy in your home, improve comfort in winter and summer, and reduce your energy bills.
Please spread the word through your networks.  Here are links to the flyers in English and Spanish which are also enclosed.
Event Details:
Monday, June 4th from 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Mid-County Regional Services Center
2424 Reedie Drive
Wheaton, MD 20902
¡Regístrese aquí para el Evento!
Our Speakers:
·         Jim Conlon, Energy Efficiency Expert. Jim will discuss how to assess and improve the efficiency of your home through a comprehensive home energy audit, simple do-it-yourself measures, and more complex professional projects such as structural air sealing and insulation of attics, basements and crawlspaces.
·         Cathy Carr, Homeowner. Cathy had a comprehensive home energy audit done on her 1934 Silver Spring home, and used the information to make extensive structural energy improvements. She will discuss her experiences. in having an energy audit making energy efficiency improvements to her home.
·         Gina Mathias, Energy Efficiency Specialist. Gina will introduce a new program offered by Pepco, the Quick Home Energy Checkup, a one-hour service that includes installation of energy efficient bulbs, water savings devices, energy efficient power strips, and other items at no additional cost.
·         Dave Taghipour, Green Design Expert. Dave sells green building products for homes and businesses and will speak briefly about the benefits of Solatubes, LED lighting, and window films.
NOTA: la traducción al español está disponible a petición. Por favor, póngase en contacto con Abi Rome en abirome2@gmail.com si usted está interesado en este servicio.
NOTE: translation into Spanish is available upon request. Please email abirome2@gmail.com if you are interested in this service.
The event is free, although donations will be accepted.
Local businesses or organizations providing green services or products are welcome to display promotional literature and discuss their work. If you would like to table at the event, please email abirome2@gmail.com.  Space is limited – first come, first served.
For more information on Silver Spring Green and Green Wheaton, and to subscribe to their newsletters, please go to their websites at www.silverspringgreen.org and www.greenwheaton.org. 
Many thanks!
Charlie and Doug
Charles H. Atwell                                                                                    Douglas M. Weisburger
IBI-Innovative Business Interiors, Inc.                                                      Senior Planning Specialist, Sustainability Programs
Furniture & Design Solutions for                                                              Department of Environmental Protection
Business, Education, Healthcare & Government                                       Montgomery County Government
914 Silver Spring, Suite 100                                                                    255 Rockville Pike                                           
Silver Spring, MD 20910-4621                                                                 Rockville, MD 20850          
301-589-1500 x 103                                                                                email: douglas.weisburger@montgomerycountymd.gov
301-589-1503 F                                                                                      Phone: (240) 777-7775
charlesatwell@ibi-inc.com                                                                      Fax: (240) 777-7773


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Here are the correct links for the June 4th Energy Efficiency Workshop:

·         The registration has been created – here’s the link http://www.eventbrite.com/event/3360664839

·         The flyers (in English and Spanish) have been uploaded to Google Docs and can be accessed here:
o   English -- https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B8cDrGpuTtnnRGRIUWJHZlpIbFE/edit
o   Spanish -- https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B8cDrGpuTtnnVzRuN0VINWpGdmc/edit


Thank you,

Elizabeth Chaisson

GreenWheaton President

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