GREEN DRINKS OTTAWA
THURSDAY JANUARY 10TH 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Fox and Feather on Elgin St
January 2019 Green Speaker Spotlight:
Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-operative (OREC)
& CoEnergy Ontario Co-operative
Community Energy Resiliency
Aaron will discuss how communities, and more specifically co-operatives, can make communities and regions more resilient in the face of climate change. Part of this will focus on using one's investment portfolio as a tool of environmental action/change.
About the speaker:
Aaron Thornell is the Communications Manager of the Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-operative and CoEnergy Co-operative. In this role, Aaron is responsible for member & investor relations, marketing, media relations, and more. He has a background in community development and history, completing a Bachelor of Arts from St. Francis Xavier University. He has been with OREC since November of 2017.
Come and join us at Green Drinks Ottawa for interesting, and inspiring green conversation. The Green Networking starts at 5:30pm. Each month we have a speaker on topics related to sustainability. Stay tuned for details on each month's speaker.
DATE: 2nd Thursday of every month
TIME: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Speaker session: ~6:30pm
LOCATION: Fox & Feather Pub and Grill, 283 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K2P 1M1. On-street parking should be FREE after 5:30pm. Free parking at City hall after 6pm.
See you there! First round of appetizers compliments of SMARTNet Alliance (SMARTNetAlliance.ca
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