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CANCELED Green Building Workshop - Solar & the Electric Car: Infrastructure & Install

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Jul 24, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

Event Description

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED
 

Learn how Electric Vehicles (EV’s) and solar power save money and the environment with Nissan and Allterra Solar, two innovative companies on the cutting edge of renewable energy technology for consumer/commercial transportation and homes. Presenters will discuss the financial, environmental, aesthetic, and social benefits of transitioning to EVs and solar power, providing you with ideas, selling points, technical information and financial programs/incentives to help you and/or your clients make informed decisions.

Topics covered include:

  • Solar and EV station installation and technical requirements for the home
  • Rebates, Tax Incentives, and special utility rates for EV owners  
  • Why it makes sense to have solar when owning an EV
  • Commercial opportunities and uses for EV’s
  • Permitting for EV’s in South Bay Jurisdictions
  • How Nissan is working to further EV technology
  • A walkthrough of the Nissan LEAF Electric Car’s features
  • How the Nissan dealership changed to accommodate LEAF infrastructure requirements
  • The kWh needed to charge various EV models and money saved on fuel
At the end of the presentation we will have the opportunity to test drive the Nissan LEAF!
 
Certified Green Building Professional CEU Value: 1.5 credits
 
Schedule:
5:30-5:40 Sign In, Food
5:40-6:50 Topic Presentations
6:50-7:30 Q & A, Nissan LEAF Test Drives
 
Registration:  Pre-registration on our website is encouraged and incentivized and is available until 2:30pm on Wednesday, July 24th. When preregistering online, folks may pay by credit card. We accept credit card payments at the door as well.
 
 
Pre-Registration Prices: 
$10 /Members
$15 /Non-Members  
 
Door Price (Not Pre-Registered): 
$15 /Members and Non-Members 
 
Transportation:
 
Stevens Creek Nissan has parking available on the street alongside and behind the dealership.
 
Build It Green encourages carpooling to our events and we recommend posting comments in the section below to make arrangements with other attendees.
 
Things To Bring:  Attendees are encouraged to bring business cards for networking purposes.    
 
About our Technical Workshops: Hear from expert speakers on the latest green building issues and share your own experience with your peers. Meetings take place in the South Bay, East Bay, North Bay, and San Francisco.

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Cancellation Policy:  No refunds will be given for cancellations or no-shows due to our limited venue capacity. Registered attendees can transfer their credit to another colleague (i.e. go in their place) for the same Workshop - not for another Workshop.
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Alyssa Baker-Blanc Alyssa Baker-Blanc
510-590-3360 x183 510-590-3360 x183
   

Comments for CANCELED Green Building Workshop - Solar & the Electric Car: Infrastructure & Install:

Total Comments: 2
  • Alyssa Baker-Blanc
    Alyssa on Jul 11, 2013 1:44 PM permalink

    Hi Jean, we are changing the date to 7/24/13. If this new date works for you, feel free to register!

  • Jean on Jul 11, 2013 0:39 AM permalink

    Can't come on the 17th! Please let me know if you are going to repeat or have similar events. Would like to get in touch with your speakers and others in this field.<br>Thanks!<br>Jean


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CANCELED Green Building Workshop - Solar & the Electric Car: Infrastructure & Install

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Jul 24, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

Speaker George Dieck & Jeannie Lam of Nissan, David Stearns of Allterra Solar

Biography

George Dieck
 

George Dieck graduated with a degree in Computer Science from San Jose State University, and went on to work for AGFA Corp., Adolph Gasser Photography, and his own private IT consulting firm before beginning his work with Stevens Creek Nissan. At Nissan he has moved from Sales to Director of Internet Sales. In his free time, George likes boating, water skiing, and coaching youth baseball.


Jeannie Lam
 

Jeannie Lam has been with Nissan since 2002 and has held various roles in Market Intelligence, Corporate Planning, Nissan Technical Center, Brand Management, and Chief Marketing Management. Jeannie's most recent roles involved being Chief Marketing Manager for the Nissan LEAF in Canada and currently EV Business Development Manager for the Bay Area, Seattle, and Portland Markets.

  
David Stearns
 

David Stearns is a lifelong Bay Area resident committed to the region's environmental, economic, and cultural sustainability. He lives in Santa Cruz and holds degrees in Political Science and Urban Planning from the University of California, Los Angeles. David currently serves as the Director of Marketing and Public Relations at Allterra Solar, a solar PV contractor emphasizing the importance of local sourcing. 

CANCELED Green Building Workshop - Solar & the Electric Car: Infrastructure & Install

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Jul 24, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

Stevens Creek Nissan

4855 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Santa Clara CA 95051 US
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CANCELED Green Building Workshop - Solar & the Electric Car: Infrastructure & Install

Sponsored by Build It Green

Wed, Jul 24, 2013 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT

 
Before
Jul 24, 2013 5:30 PM
After
Jul 24, 2013 5:30 PM
Member:
$10.00
$15.00
Non-Member:
$15.00
$15.00

 


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