NREL Hosts Free Workshop on Winterizing Your Home

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Golden, Colo., Sept. 28, 1999 — Media are invited to attend the workshop. We also can arrange interviews ahead of time with the researchers leading the workshop.

What:Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will describe ways to cut your utility bills this winter at a free workshop Oct. 6 on "Energy Efficient Ways to Winterize Your Home." NREL energy experts will provide hands-on examples of energy-saving windows, insulation and light fixtures and describe energy efficiency strategies to keep the heat where it belongs - inside your home.
Who:The workshop is free and open to the public. Call (303) 275-4087 to make a reservation or for more information.
When:7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 6
Where:To get to NREL's Visitors Center, take Interstate 70 to exit 263 (Denver West Boulevard) in Golden and turn north. At the stop sign, turn left on Denver West Parkway. Continue about one-half mile, the Visitors Center is on the right at 15013 Denver West Parkway.

Consumer Workshop Series

OCTOBEREnergy Efficient Ways to Winterize Your Home
Wednesday, October 6, 7-9 p.m.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Visitors Center
Speakers: Paul Torcellini and Sheila Hayter
JANUARYSolar for the Farm and Ranch
National Western Stock Show Workshops
January 2000
Speakers: John Thornton and Byron Stafford
MARCHHarnessing the Wind to Power Your Home
March 2000
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Visitors Center
Speaker: Jim Green
APRILEnergy Efficient Ways to Keep Your Home Cool
Earth Day 2000 Celebration
Saturday, April 22, 2000
Speakers: Paul Torcellini and Sheila Hayte

Solar Electricity for the New Home
Earth Day 2000 Celebration
Saturday, April 22, 2000
Speakers: John Thornton and Byron Stafford

Converting your Home Power Supply to Solar Electricity
Earth Day 2000 Celebration
Saturday, April 22, 2000
Speakers: John Thornton and Byron Stafford

Harnessing the Wind to Power Your Home
Earth Day 2000 Celebration
Saturday, April 22, 2000
Speaker: Jim Green


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