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Net Zero Energy Events

EV

Drive Electric Vermont

  4:00pm - 9:00pm
Burlington High School, 52 Institute Rd, Burlington, VT

Are you considering going electric? Come talk to owners who have successfully done so. Several EVs will be on display. This event is part of a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more, including BED’s incentives and technical support.

ZEM

Zero Energy Modular Home Demo

  5:00pm - 7:00pm
Burlington Electric Department, 585 Pine Street, Burlington

Tour a zero energy modular (ZEM) home, built by Vermod, a Vermont company that designs and builds ZEM homes that are energy efficient, comfortable, durable, and provide high indoor air quality. ZEMs utiltize solar, heat pump, and battery storage technology.

  • Friday, September 20, 5 to 7
  • Saturday, September 21, 10 to 5
  • Sunday, September 22, 10 to 5
Miro Weinberger

Live @ 5:25

  5:25pm - 5:55pm
Channel 17, Burlington, Vermont

We invite the community to tune in to the Mayor’s monthly TV show on Channel 17 to learn all about the Net Zero Energy Roadmap announcement earlier this month. Learn about the findings set forth in the Roadmap that will guide Burlington along its journey to eliminate fossil fuels in the heating and ground transportation sectors by 2030.

EAN at QCB

EAN Speaker Series – Burlington’s NZE Roadmap

  5:00pm - 6:30pm
Queen City Brewery, 703 Pine Street, Burlington

Energy Action Network invites BED’s General Manager, Darren Springer and Jennifer Green, Director of Sustainability and Workforce Vitality, to discuss the NZE Roadmap with EAN members and others during their monthly speaker series.

Ward 6 Neighborhood Planning Association Meeting

  7:00pm - 9:00pm
Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church, 600 S Willard St, Burlington, VT

BED General Manager Darren Springer and Director of Sustainability and Workforce Vitality Jennifer Green will show a 30-minute presentation about Net Zero Energy and seek feedback from the community on the barriers and opportunities to engage in this transition. Neighborhood Planning Assemblies (NPAs) are grassroots, neighborhood organizations that were established in each of Burlington's eight wards to encourage resident participation in City government.

Home Energy

Burlington 3rd Annual Home Energy Tour

  10:00am - 1:00pm
Burlington, Vermont

This is a self-guided tour of energy efficient Burlington homes. Visit one or all of these open houses for inspiration on how to reduce your own heating and cooling costs while living comfortably.  Learn about BED rebates to help reduce your environmental footprint and from Burlington home owners who are using solar, heat pump technology, and in-home energy devices plus weatherization to keep their Burlington homes warm in winter and cool in summer.

Wards 1 & 8 Neighborhood Planning Assembly

  7:00pm - 9:00pm
UVM Medical Center McClure Conference Room, 111 Colchester Ave, Burlington, VT 05401

BED General Manager Darren Springer and Director of Sustainability and Workforce Vitality Jennifer Green will show a 30-minute presentation about Net Zero Energy and seek feedback from the community on the barriers and opportunities to engage in this transition. Neighborhood Planning Assemblies (NPAs) are grassroots, neighborhood organizations that were established in each of Burlington's eight wards to encourage resident participation in City government. Parking provided in McClure Garage.

Bagels with the Mayor

Bagels with the Mayor

  8:00am - 9:00am
The Bagel Café & Deli, 1127 North Ave

Meet the Mayor, along with BED General Manager Darren Springer and Sustainability Director Jennifer Green to learn more about the NZE Roadmap and Burlington’s reduction and elimination of fossil fuels in heating and ground transportation. Ask questions and share thoughts about the Roadmap and what it means to you and your community.