Solar Heating Workshop

Learn how to build  your own solar air heater and save money on your heating bill!

Saturday, March 29th, 2014
10:00am-12:30pm

James Dontje, Director of Johnson Center for Environmental Innovation at Gustavus Adolphus College will explain how solar air heaters can reduce propane and natural gas bills and demonstrate how a solar air heater can be built with readily available materials.

This workshop is free and open to the public.

What to expect:

  • A short presentation on the technical and economic aspects of solar air heat, as well as other ways to make homes more energy efficient and capture the sun's energy
  • A hands-on tutorial: How to make a solar air heater from readily available materials
  • Open discussion and questions, including information on how to use a solar air heater, or how to find a ready-built one.

Register for the workshop by filling out the registration form

 

*Storre Theater is located on the south side of the Farwell Parking Lot.

 

An example of a homemade solar air heating project
Storre Theater