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Bringing Climate Action Home: An Energy Efficiency and Home Improvement Fair

Are you interested in improving the energy efficiency of your home?

This free event will take place at the Building Performance Center – a nationally recognized training facility for contractors and a hub for weatherization services in Whatcom, Skagit, Island, and San Juan counties. Individuals will learn the basics of home performance and energy efficiency from on-hand local energy professionals and contractors. Participants will get a close-up look at how diagnostic tools are used during an energy audit, tour the training test houses, learn about services offered by Puget Sound Energy and Cascade Natural Gas, and get an infrared picture taken of themselves! Local contractors will be available to explain their services and offer special promotions.

Travel by bus or bike:

Find the bus route that will get you closest to this event location using the Whatcom Transportation Authority’s online trip planner, or find your bike route using resources on Whatcom Smart Trips.

This event is part of the City’s first ALL IN for Climate Action Week. The ALL IN for Climate Action Week is a celebration of the knowledge, progress, and resources our community has to offer when looking for solutions to address global climate change at the local level. Find a full list of events here.

 

Hosted by: The Community Energy Challenge​

The Community Energy Challenge is a nonprofit partnership between Opportunity Council and Sustainable Connections. The two-fold goal of the Community Energy Challenge is to encourage and support residential and commercial energy efficiency retrofits, and to boost local economic development in the construction sector.​​