We present you 'Solar energy in the city!' 3 mornings - a Solar Tour (excursion) during the EU PVSEC - European Photovoltaic Energy Conference and Exhibition 2014
Departure from location Amsterdam RAI. Register beforehand at www.solartours.nu.
Building integrated solar energy in every city
Is your city, wherever on the globe, already a real sun city? The Dutch cities of Almere, Heerhugowaard and Amsterdam are in the lead. Join us on tour and see and listen how solar energy integrates almost naturally in the housing environment. What applications and products are used here? How does this come to pass and what are the results?
Solar Tour Almere - Wednesday 24 September 2014 from 09:00 - 12:30
The famous Dutch solar energy architects, Han van Zwieten, guides you through the Columbuskwartier, a large neighborhood in the city of Almere. Charlie Ruijter from energy company NUON will invite you to the thermic sun-island Almere, one of the largest in the world. The sun-island has been fitted in the city through urban planning and provides heating and warm water. The island is connected to the district heating network. For the entire morning program, check www.solartours.nu. Register beforehand.
Solar Tour Heerhugowaard - Thursday 25 September 2014 from 09:00 - 13:00
Heerhugowaard, sun city, produces as much energy as it uses up through living, working and traffic etc. At this moment, it is the largest energy-neutral neighborhood globally. Urban planning and years of experience in every type of solar panel will be discussed. With cooperation of urban planning company Kuiper Compagnons, project developer Willem Koppen, installer Kodi, VOMAR supermarket (which supplies its rest heat to the building above the supermarket) and more. For the entire morning program, check www.solartours.nu. Register beforehand.
Solar Tour Amsterdam - Friday September 26 2014 from 09:00 - 12:30
The city of Amsterdam has been chosen as Dutch Solar City 2014. You will hear and see how Amsterdam is leading in the integration of solar energy. Among other things, you will receive a tour inside the Femtogrid Labs and afterwards you will pay a visit to the prestigious project 'The Edge' in the Amsterdam Zuidas (CBD). As first building in the Benelux, 'the Edge' has received the BREEAM Outstanding-certificate. For the entire morning program, check www.solartours.nu. Register beforehand.
During the tours many lectures. For example, on unique electricity dividers, cooking on gas from solar energy, but also on solar energy applications in monumental buildings. And there is more...
Check www.solartours.nu and click the English version.
You are welcome! See you on tour!