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NSHBDA regular monthly meeting will be taking place Tuesday, November 20, 2018

NSHBDA regular monthly meeting will be taking place Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the NSCC Ivany (was Waterfront) Campus, Dartmouth. Evening information session: Building Science – Walls. Don Roscoe (video) John Hattie & Mark Gillis NSHBDA Designer members presenting. This monthly information session, will meet at 6:15pm in Room 5424 at NSCC Waterfront and via video link to NSCC Lunenburg Campus room C107E. Prior to the monthly evening training session, the Education committee meets at 2:00pm followed by the Executive […]

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The one-day PASSIVE SOLAR CONSTRUCTION COURSE is intended for those wishing to design and build a PASSIVE SOLAR HOME with an air recirculated heat storage slab. The instructor is 44 year experienced solar designer-builder, Don Roscoe.
1 PASSIVE SOLAR BASICS
2 GROUND INSULATION instead of frost walls
3 HEAT STORAGE SLAB construction techniques and details
4 AIR RECIRCULATION and FILTRATION SYSTEM design and components
5 SYSTEM BALANCING and CONTROLS

Fee $60 & $50 students: with construction detail sheets & CD of the course visuals.

-- at Nova Scotia Institute of Technology, Leeds St., Halifax, Saturday 9AM >-4:30PM April 27 Information at SolarNS.ca Registration at (852-3789 / solardon.ns@gmail.com)
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