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Skilling Up For Powerdown

Responding to climate and energy uncertainty

February 2008 at ENFO 

The Powerdown Exhibit

Cultivate’s colourful introduction to how we can respond to energy and climate uncertainty will be on display.  Produced in association with ENFO.

Renewable Energy Exhibit

A sample (Solar Thermal Heating) of Cultivate's Renewable Energy Exhibit developed in collaboration with SEI.

'Climate Warning' Animation

This four minute animation, specially developed by Irish artist Ben MacDonald, highlights our behaviour in regard to the environment.

Plus these free events:  ...

Ministerial Launch  |  Monday 4th February 16.00

Minister Eamon Ryan will launch the exhibit. All welcome.



Powerdown Workshop for Secondary Schools

A number of workshops will take place during the week beginning the 4th of February.  For booking see contact details below.

 

Vital Viewing: The End Of Suburbia  |  Thursday 7th February 13.00

A screening of the classic documentary on peak oil and its implications.

 

Community Powerdown Briefing  |  Thursday 14th 10.00 – 12.00

A two-hour training workshop on how communities can respond to climate and energy uncertainty. This workshop will introduce the Cultivate Powerdown training and the Transition Town process. For booking see contact details below.

 

Vital Viewing: The Power Of Community  |  Thursday 14th February 13.00

A screening of the documentary that outlines how Cuba responded to an artificially imposed “Peak Oil” in the 1990s, when the fall of the Soviet Union caused the loss of most food and oil imports.

 

Vital Viewing: The End Of Suburbia   |  Thursday 21st February 13.00 pm

See above.

 

Community Powerdown Briefing  |  Thursday 28th 10.00 – 12.00

A two-hour training workshop on how communities can respond to climate and energy uncertainty. For booking see contact details below.

 

Vital Viewing: The Power Of Community  |  Thursday 28th  February 12.30 

See above.

 

Workshop Bookings

To book for these workshops send your name to Aoife :::  aoife_quinn[at]environ.ie