City of Yellowknife Courses

Posted 2015-01-09
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Watch for the upcoming courses put on by Arctic Energy Alliance with the City of Yellowknife.  These courses take place in the Arctic Energy Alliance boardroom (101, 5102 51st Street) and cost $10. 

Session Topic:    Monitoring your Heating and Electricity Bills 
Description:    A treasure map for finding savings! Identify anomalies, establish energy baseline, and learn about low-to-no-cost measures that can help reduce your energy bills!
Date:   Tuesday, January 27, 2015  7 - 9 PM

Session Topic:    Getting to Know your House as a System
Description:    Basic building science. Includes understanding of building envelopes, space heating, hot water heating, ventilation system, as well as occupant behavior.
Date:   Tuesday, February 3, 2015  7 - 9 PM

Session Topic:    Heat Recovery Ventilator (HRV) Basics 
Description:    Learn the basics of heat recovery ventilators (HRV) operation and maintenance. Take the mystery out of HRV! 
Date:    Tuesday,  February 10, 2015  7 - 9 PM

Session Topic:    Solar Basics 
Description:    Understanding the basics for choosing, installing and maintaining a solar system for your home.
Date:   Tuesday, February 17, 2015  7 - 9 PM

Session Topic:    Heating with Biomass 
Description:    Learn about the benefits and incentives of using wood or pellets to heat your home, including choosing a system, installation and maintenance.
Date:   Tuesday, February 24, 2015  7 - 9 PM

Session Topic:    Learn about District Heating

Description:    Learn about district heating basics and see if this option might be right for your situation, including information on incentives and technical support.
Date:   Tuesday, March 3, 2015  7 - 9 PM

More information on these courses is available in the City of Yellowknife Winter Recreation Guide and registration can be done through the City Website or at City Hall, Fieldhouse, or Pool (669-3457).