Timonium, MD - The Expo will be held at the Timonium Fairgrounds May 7 through May 9, located right in the heart of the Baltimore/Washington metropolitan area. Attendees will browse exhibits and hear top experts in the field of green technology speak in the comfort of an air-conditioned exhibition hall.
The Solar & Wind Expo exists to make green a reality by matching home and business owners with producers, financiers and top experts in the field of green technologies. With numerous new government incentive programs and exciting technological innovations in the industry, now is the perfect time to integrate green technologies into your everyday life, both reducing your carbon footprint and saving money.
Keynote speaker will be Bob Dixson, the Mayor of Greensburg, Kansas, which was nearly completely destroyed by one of the strongest tornados in recorded history in May 2007. Dixson has played a major role in leading the massive rebuilding effort and maintaining the movement started by residents: that all structures built or rebuilt in Greensburg will be LEED platinum certification, which is the highest certification offered by the United States Green Building Council. In addition, Mayor Dixson has led city council to pass resolutions making it possible for the city be powered 100% with wind energy.
Speakers will include:
- Experts in solar, wind and hydro technologies.
- Automotive technology experts on green vehicles.
- Architects experienced in renewable energies
- Representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy.
- Financial and tax experts on planning and incentive programs.