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Canada’s Greenest Home Show Returning for its Second Year

August 24, 2006
by Canadian Architect

On September 30 and October 1, 2006 between 10:00am and 4:00pm, the second annual Green Energy Home Show, the largest exhibition of energy conservation workshops, tours and demonstrations in Canada, will take place at the Kortright Centre for Conservation in Vaughan, located at 9550 Pine Valley Drive, Woodbridge, Ontario. The show is sponsored by the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA), PowerStream Inc. and Windfall Ecology Centre.

The event involves:
*two levels of indoor and outdoor green vendor displays of the latest in green technologies (e.g. energy-efficient lighting, meters, and heating and cooling systems)
*workshops and seminars on going green including eco-renovations, new building design and wolar wind energy
*exhibits of Canada’s Archetype for Sustainable House Design Competitionmeet the winners!
*green energy tours (e.g. wind energy, photovoltaics, solar thermal energy, wetland water treatment, and small & utility-sized wind turbines)
*solar cooking demonstration (weather permitting)

Admission is $7.00 for adults, and $5.00 for students, seniors and children. Parking is $3.00.

For more information, pleae visit or call 416.667.6295.

TRCA’s vision is for The Living City, a new kind of community where human settlement can flourish forever as part of nature’s beauty and diversity. For more information about TRCA, call 416.661.6600 or visit

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