Halifax Passive Solar Construction Course

Event Date/Time
Saturday, June 9

The PASSIVE SOLAR CONSTRUCTION COURSE will be held at Nova Scotia Institute of Technology, Leeds St., Halifax, Room 303 on Saturday, June 9, from 9AM to 5PM, with a one hour lunch break from 1AM to 2PM. A minimum of twelve attendees is required for the course to happen.

This course is intended for those wishing to design and build a PASSIVE SOLAR HOME with an air recirculated heat storage slab.

  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

The fee: $50 students, $60 single, $80 couples. The course includes construction detail sheets along with sketches of systems and components, and a DVD of the course visuals.

Please register by phone or email: 902-852-3789 or solardon.ns@gmail.com