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tREX: The Renewable Energy Experience

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Olympic Village Station

Cambie Street Bridge

Vancouver, BC V5Z

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Did you know we are surrounded by renewable energy? Whether it's green transportation, energy efficient buildings or an urban farm, it's just a question of taking another look around. Join Ruth and Chris from SPEC's Energy Committee in exploring a diverse array of renewable energy assets at Olympic Village and let's discuss how far down to road we are for a zero fossil fuels future.

Tour dates for the summer:

  • June 16

  • July 21

  • August 18

  • September 15

All tours begin at 11am at the Olympic Village Canada Line station for a 60 to 75 minute free walk, ending at the Creekside Community Centre.

If you have been on SPEC's Solar Panel tour and are hungry for more technology, or if you are interested in learning about passive design, LEED certified buildings, and wastewater thermal energy recovery, this tour is for you!

See the event on SPEC's website.



About SPEC:

The Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (SPEC) is a non-profit, charitable, volunteer-driven organization, founded in 1969. As one of the oldest environmental non-profits in Canada, SPEC empowers local communities in the Lower Mainland to build a greener future through interactive programs and activities. Our mission is to provide our community with practical solutions for urban sustainability, with a vision to create a healthy, just and vibrant urban life that enhances local and global eco-systems.

Through our open education and outreach programs we provide our communities with the tools to build greener cities together. We work with citizens, industries and government agencies, putting our brains together to create a healthy environment we can call home.

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