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Nelson Green Home and Energy Show

No matter what you live in, there’s no denying it…winter is coming. And for locals looking to save some household cash, and be a whole lot friendlier to both Old Man Winter and Mother Nature, come and take in the 2nd annual Nelson Green Home and Energy Show. There will be over 30 sustainable and conventional building specialists on hand to help you explore the world of green building products.…

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Nelson Green Home and Energy Show

Free money! Come and learn how to get thousands of dollars in incentives and rebates! Tuesday, September 24 at the Prestige Lakeside Resort in Nelson. Show starts at 7 pm, doors open at 6:30. Homeowners can register to get a $300 home energy assessment for just $35 (offer limited to the first 276 homeowners). Those who register also qualify for an $800 gas furnace/boiler rebate, low cost…

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Conversation Café on housing

An eager crowd of over 100 turned out to talk about sustainable and affordable housing at Oso Negro Coffee House in Nelson on Nov 22.  “There’s a real passion to create housing solutions,” said John Alton, who organized this first in a series of West Kootenay EcoSociety Conversation Cafes. Upcoming Café events will cover forestry, energy, food systems and other topics.  “It was great to…

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