Alternative Energy and Conversation Workshop


Spearfish, SD

An Alternative Energy and Conversation Workshop will be sponsored by Lawrence County, Butte County, Elk Creek Conservation Districts, the Crook County Natural Resource District and the Black Hills Resource Conservation and Development Association.

The meeting will be on April 8, 2009 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Spearfish Aquatic and Recreation Center located South of the Post Office on Hwy 85 in Spearfish, South Dakota.

The agenda is as follows:

9:00 Residential Conservation
Steve Wegman- Executive Director South Dakota Wind Association

9:30 Wood as Fuel
Todd Burke—Spearfish Canyon Fireplaces
Everett Follette—Spearfish Forest Products

10:30 Small Wind and Solar
Dwight Patterson—Genpro Energy Systems

11:00 Break

11:15 Hot Water Solar
Jesse Hart—BH Solar

11:30 Big Wind Development in South Dakota
Steve Wegman—Executive Director South Dakota Wind Association

12:00 Lunch—Compliments of the Conservation Districts

1:00 Geothermal Heating and Cooling Pumps
Tom Berry—Black Hills Power

1:30 Financing Energy for Agriculture and Small Business
Nancy Clarke—Rural Development

A complimentary lunch will be server. RSVP if you can at 605-642-3590.

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