Sessions Tagged With 'home energy'

View Upcoming or Recent sessions

Displaying 1-10 of 10

Creating Healthy Indoor Environments in Child Care

Monday, March 28, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sarah Kirby, Pamela Turner, Diane Bales

According the census data, over 32 million children participated regularly in childcare in 2011. Of those 12.5% were preschoolers. Almost 90% of preschool children with employed moms are in a child care setting, spending on average 36 hours a week in child care. Even...

E3A Technical Short: "Trunks" for teaching energy

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Milton Geiger, Torie Haraldson

Torie Haraldson, Montana State Extension, will provide an overview of using demonstration trunks for hands on programming related to energy. A lighting, insulation, and window "trunk" will be profiled. As the trunks are currently only available to WY and MT...

Zero Net Energy Housing

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay

Presented by Tim Hemsath, AIA, LEED AP, University of Nebraska-Lincoln What is net zero? Net zero energy, net zero emissions, net zero waste, net zero cost, energy plus building, ultra-low energy houses? Many definitions exist. This presentation will explore the...

The State of Exploring Energy Efficiency & Alternatives (E3A)

Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Milton Geiger, Michael Vogel

Update on new curriculum, state partnerships, ordering tool kits, field teaching trunks, and more!See

E3A Exploring Energy Efficiency & Alternatives

Friday, July 26, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay, Milton Geiger

Presented by Milton Geiger, University of Wyoming Extension E3A is an exciting new resource providing information for Farm, Ranch & Home. The E3A toolkit for Educators includes lesson plans and resources to help make teaching energy easy - right out of the box! ...

Here Comes the Sun: A Presentation on Solar Energy for Homes and Residential Buildings

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Milton Geiger

Co-sponsored by the Wyoming Chapter of the US Green Building Council and University of Wyoming Extension, this presentation and discussion will address the technical and financial feasibility of both solar photovoltaics and solar thermal. The event focuses on Wyoming, but the...

Home Energy Self-Assessments

Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Beverly Miller

This webinar will discuss the University of Kentucky’s State Energy Extension Program and its residential home energy component. We will review the online self-assessment tool, its data input requirements and the home energy reports that are generated. Beverly K. Miller, a...

Green Roofing Webinar

Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Michael Goldschmidt

Michael Goldschmidt, Assistant Professor in the Department of Architectural Studies at the University of Missouri and a State Housing and Environmental Design Specialist with University of Missouri Extension, will discuss Green Roofing. Michael is a licensed architect and...

Home Energy Webinar: Would Small Wind Work for Me?

Friday, January 25, 2013 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Sarah Hamlen

Get answers to the top 10 questions you should consider prior to investing in a small wind turbine. The webinar will use materials and teaching resources available through the E3A: Exploring Energy Efficiency and Alternatives curriculum. Resources: E3A: Exploring Energy...

Solar Photovoltaics - PV

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Milton Geiger

Convert sunlight to electricity - applications and considerations for installing solar PV systems. The webinar will be instructed by Milton Geiger, University of Wyoming Extension Energy Coordinator. It is part of the E3A: Exploring Energy Efficiency & Alternatives...