With findings based on their energy projects, Transition Edinburgh South propose two talks from specialists if you are interested in home energy efficiency. The talks will be followed by question and answers and will take place at Morningside United Church, Chamberlain road, from 7 – 9 pm.
Saving Energy in Tenement Homes Wednesday 23th Februrary
Two talks on improving energy efficiency in Edinburgh Tenement flats. Gary Pearson (Changeworks) and Grigor Mitchell (Architect) will present the results of their detailed energy surveys in tenement flats in south Edinburgh, identifying the most cost effective measures for saving energy and keeping warm at an individual flat and whole-building level.
Renewable Energy in Traditional Homes 3rd March
An evening presentation by Nick Heath (Changeworks) exploring the benefits, costs and practicalities of installing household renewable energy systems such as solar panels, heat pumps and wood-burning stoves in traditional Edinburgh homes, including tenements. Followed by Q & A and discussion.