EcoChats -- Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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Topic -- Energy

Join us for monthly EcoChats which will take place leading up to April's 10th annual City of Ames EcoFair and the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.

Each EcoChat focuses on a different topic, and includes high-energy, short presentations from local experts and city staff followed by time to chat with the presenters as well as with community organizations and vendors interested in the topic.

Lightning Talks:

  • It’s Easy to Install Solar!
  • Geothermal? In my Yard?
  • New City Rebates for Electric Transportation
  • DIY Home Energy Audits

Provided in partnership with Ames Public Library, The City of Ames, The Green Umbrella.


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