Why this program?


  • Know the basics: how does solar energy work & what can it do?

  • Learn how solar power can contribute to heating and cooling your house & water

  • Be able to evaluate different solar systems, providers and your building partner

  • Learn how different renewable energies can be combined

  • Assess how much solar energy could cost... and save on your budget!

  • Get to see & touch materials and see real building plans

  • Ask the expert all your questions

For whom?

Home owners; members of eco villages, collective buyers; real estate professionals; council, ...

Detailed program

  • Possibilities of solar energy

  • Basic technical system

  • Two types of solar panels

  • Combination of solar with gas etc.

  • Market analysis, criteria to buy: price, life span, maintainance

  • Influence of design & placing

  • Healthy living & the importance of insolation

  • Costs of the systems, the installation and certificate from a plumber

  • Possibilities to buy collectively

Practical info

Where: Kaiwaka, Eco House, New Zealand

When: July 4th, 2015

Price: free!