Want to know why green matters? Join us Tuesday, December 14, for “Alternative Energy Solutions” at the CCDC, from 5pm – 7pm for the Green Matters lecture series.

With so much focus on solar and wind energy, conservation does not get the respect it deserves. However, the best investment in alternative energy is first reducing energy demand. So what are the steps you need to take reduce your energy loads? Join our expert panel as they discuss topics and answer your questions on topics from insulation to building size and building science that can reduce demand without necessarily changing consumption behavior.

?5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Networking
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Panel discussion
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm One on One discussions

CitySpace in the Charlottesville Community Design Center, located at 100 Fifth St. NE on the second story of the Market Street parking garage overlooking the east end of Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall.


Joey Conover, Latitude 38
Charles Hendricks, AIA, CSI, CDT, LEED AP, The Gaines Group, Architecture and Design

This event is free and open to the public.

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A special thanks to our sponsors: Blue Ridge Home Builders AssociationAirflow Systems, Inc.Dominion Power, and Latitude 38.