CROATIAN CENTER of RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES
promotes to you
22nd Annual Energy Fair June 17-19, 2011
Each year the MREA Energy Fair transforms rural Central Wisconsin into the global hot spot for renewable energy education. The Energy Fair brings over 20,000 people from nearly every state in the U.S. and several countries around the world to learn, connect with others and ready them for action at home. The Energy Fair is the nation’s longest running energy education event of its kind.
The Energy Fair – 2011 Promotional Video
Watch and learn about this year’s keynote speakers: Will Allen, founder and CEO of Growing Power; Chris Paine, writer and director of Who Killed the Electric Car?; and a panel from the Central Wisconsin Resiliency Project. Enjoy lively entertainment provided by Baba Ganooj, VO5, Banned Wagon and other stellar talent. Don’t forget about the great food and local beer!
See who comes to the Fair, why they come, and what you can expect by attending. Enjoy viewing this video and share it with your friends!
The Energy Fair features:
Over 275 exhibitors – featuring sustainable living and clean energy products
Over 200 workshops – including introductory level to advanced hands-on education: solar, wind, green building, local sustainable food, and more
Clean Energy Car Show – featuring demonstration vehicles and exhibitors
Green Home Pavilion – emphasizing building and remodeling in a sustainable way
Green Building Demos – displaying sustainable building techniques in action
Sustainable Tables – including workshops, chef demos, and a farmers’ market to bring sustainability to your dinner table
Inspirational keynotes, lively entertainment, great food, and local beer
Join us for the 22nd Annual Energy Fair, June 17-19, 2011
Dates & Times:
Friday, June 17 – 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 18 – 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 19 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Energy Fair Admission Tickets
All tickets are individually priced:
Adult 1-Day Pass: $15
Adult Weekend Pass: $35
Senior 1-Day Pass: $10
Senior Weekend Pass: $20
Youth 13-18 1-Day Pass: $10
Youth 13-18 Weekend Pass: $20
Kids under 13: Free
MREA Members: Free
Home Tour Tickets
We will make an announcement on the front page when Home Tour Tickets are available.
Energy Fair Receives Travel Green Certification
The Energy Fair has been certified as a green tourist event by Travel Green Wisconsin. Travel Green Wisconsin is a pilot program the Wisconsin Department of Tourism sponsors to recognize tourism-related businesses that are reducing their environmental impact through operational and other improvements. To gain Travel Green certification businesses have to meet several goals including showing how they encourage staff and vendors to be environmentally aware and how they reduce their solid waste generation and energy consumption.
The Energy Fair was recognized for the following best practices:
All food is served on reusable or biodegradable plates and food waste is composted
Shower house for guests is heated by solar water heating system
Organic, local, and fair trade products are purchased
To learn more about Travel Green Wisconsin vist http://www.travelgreenwisconsin.com
MREA – Home Office
7558 Deer Rd.
Custer, WI 54423
MREA – Milwaukee
1845 N. Farwell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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CROATIAN CENTER of RENEWALE ENERGY SOURCES (CCRES)