Science for the Curious -Home Energy Efficiency

Tutor: Kaye Coats
Leader: Bruce Barbour
Location:  Online via Zoom
Date:   8 Nov 2021 – 22 Nov 2021   
Day: Mondays, 2:00pm-3.30:pm
Wkly: Weekly
Number of weeks: 3

Week 1:- Improving Energy Efficiency in the Home – and save money in the process.
Week 2: – Rooftop Solar Photovoltaic Systems
Week 3: – The All Electric House – and why you should consider it.

Our Course Leader is Bruce Barbour who has a long time interest in the field of energy efficient housing. He designed his own Sunbury home which is all electric (no natural gas connection) and has a 7.3 Star energy rating. The house also includes a 4.3 kW rooftop solar photovoltaic array. He is also a member of the Hume City Council’s Sustainability Taskforce.