Using less electricity and natural gas will save you money and help improve our impact on the environment. Conserving energy reduces the need to produce energy from non-renewable sources and improves our air quality.
Oakville Conserves Energy Fair
Saturday, May 25, 2013
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Town Hall, South Atrium
1225 Trafalgar Road
The seventh annual Oakville Conserves Energy Fair is happening May 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oakville Town Hall. Learn different ways to save money by conserving energy. Check out innovative new energy-efficient products. Attend one of our free conservation workshops. Receive energy conservation giveaways and have a chance to win great door prizes. Oakvillegreen is also holding a giant community garage and plant sale outside in the parking lot from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Town of Oakville Environmental Policy Department
Learn about Oakville’s ecological footprint and the town’s energy conservation initiatives
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Shawn Good from Qantas Building Science
Learn money-saving energy conservation tips you should know before renovating or purchasing a home
Town of Oakville Environmental Policy
Town of Oakville Roads and Works
Halton Environmental Network
Qantas Building Science
Power Save Solutions
Solar Ontario Ltd.
Amvic Building Systems
Windfall Ecology Centre
If you would like more information or if you are interested in being an exhibitor at this year’s event please contact Matt McMahon at email@example.com.
Saturday, March 23, 2013 Earth Hour logo
8:30 to 9:30 p.m.
We're in, are you? Earth Hour is an annual global lights-out initiative created by the World Wildlife Fund to demand action on climate change. Join the movement! For one hour:
Open and print the Earth Hour poster (pdf, 2 MB) and display at your school, office or home!
For energy conservation tips at home open How To Conserve Energy At Home (pdf, 5.2 MB).
Borrow an energy meter to find out about your energy use. See below for more information.
For energy conservation tips for businesses open How To Conserve Energy At Business (pdf, 2.9 MB)
The town encourages residents to conserve energy!
In August 2007, the town's Environmental Policy department and Oakville Public Library launched a new program that allows residents to borrow energy meters to test their home appliances for energy usage.
Residents can borrow a meter from any of the town's six libraries and return the meter to any branch free of charge:
Fill out the Watt Not, Waste Not survey.
For more information on how to conserve energy click through the following links:
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