Events: energy

Upcoming events

    • Tue, November 22, 2016
    • Tue, November 28, 2017
    • 7 sessions
    • NSCC Lunenburg Campus, Room C112A


    The Bridgewater Energy Partnership is a learning and action program for local businesses and organizations that encourages innovate energy solutions and increases the collective knowledge of energy sustainability. The Partners help lead our community’s planning and action for energy sustainability by exploring various challenges and opportunities such as emerging energy technologies, affordability, environmental and health impacts, shared service delivery and much more. Partners learn about these issues and how to address them through bi‐monthly workshops. Partners also help the community choose and lead actions that provide an immediate benefit, and are working to shape initiatives and policies that will create Bridgewater’s local energy economy.


    Joining the Partnership

    There is no cost to join the Energy Partnership, other than your business or organization’s commitment toward attending events and being engaged in the process. Membership is open to any business, organization, or community group in Bridgewater and area. 


    Benefits for Partners include:

    • Transferrable training and experience in energy sustainability that can be used to reduce energy consumption, reduce costs, and achieve associated benefits (eg. energy security, green reputation)
    • Facilitated and networked connections with other committed organizations
    • Learn and practice leadership skills like presentation, facilitation, and event management
    • Shape the future of the community in a way that matches your capacity
    • Public promotion of your involvement through press releases and online tools

    To see the current list of Energy Partners, and to learn more about the program, please visit the Energize Bridgewater website

    • Fri, October 27, 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • Sat, October 28, 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • 564 Glen Allan Dr, Bridgewater (Bridgewater Baptist Church)



    Click here to learn more about this event

Past events

Tue, June 13, 2017 Affordable Energy to Power Our Homes, Transportation, and Fight Poverty: How Bridgewater Can Benefit by Investing in Energy
Fri, May 26, 2017 Mashup Weekend: Energy Edition
Wed, April 26, 2017 Wind Turbines or Solar Panels: Exploring Energy Opportunities for Bridgewater
Fri, October 21, 2016 Our Changing Energy Economy: A discussion with local businesses
Fri, October 21, 2016 Community Workshop: Affordable, Efficient, Renewable Energy for Bridgewater
Wed, August 24, 2016 DIY Energy
Fri, April 29, 2016 Buy Local? Invest local!
Sat, April 02, 2016 Introduction to Permaculture Design Course
Thu, March 17, 2016 "Back to the well - Rethinking the Future of Water" Public Lecture
Sat, March 12, 2016 Composting & Soil Building Workshop
Sun, February 28, 2016 Windhorse Daylight Snowshoe Wander
Sat, February 27, 2016 Windhorse Moonlit Snowshoe Wander
Wed, February 24, 2016 "Living with Less" Public Lecture
Sat, February 20, 2016 10th Annual Seedy Saturday
Thu, February 18, 2016 "Bluenose Coastal Action Foundation: Who we are and What we do" Public Lecture
Tue, February 16, 2016 Biodynamics Workshop
Tue, January 26, 2016 Solar Shelter Design Course
Sat, January 09, 2016 Goat Treat Drop Off - Christmas Tree Recycling
Wed, January 06, 2016 Sustainable Landscape Design Course
Wed, December 02, 2015 CSN Members Meeting + Film Screening: The Wisdom to Survive
Wed, November 25, 2015 Composting and Soil-Building
Wed, October 28, 2015 Edible Landscape Design
Sat, October 24, 2015 Off-Grid Housing Workshop
Sat, October 10, 2015 Edible Landscape Design
Sun, August 23, 2015 Growing Green Festival: Up!Skilling Expo
Sat, August 22, 2015 Growing Green Festival: Bridgewater Street Fair
Fri, August 21, 2015 Growing Green Festival: Film Night
Fri, August 21, 2015 Growing Green Festival: Sustainable Housing Tour
Wed, May 20, 2015 CSN Members Meeting: Local Prosperity Conference Discussion
Sat, May 02, 2015 Garden Journal
Sat, April 18, 2015 Hodge Podge Garden Opening
Sat, April 11, 2015 Climate Change March
Thu, April 09, 2015 Local Prosperity - New Economics for Rural Canada
Sat, March 28, 2015 Learn to Build Nature Trails
Sat, March 21, 2015 Bio-Dynamics
Sat, March 07, 2015 Starting Seeds
Sat, February 28, 2015 Learn to Build Nature Trails
Wed, February 25, 2015 Starting From Seed
Fri, February 20, 2015 Bio-Dynamics
Tue, February 17, 2015 My Year of Buying Nothing + CSN Members Meeting
Wed, February 11, 2015 Garden Journal Workshop 2015
Tue, January 27, 2015 Solar Shelter Design Course
Sat, January 10, 2015 Sustainable Landscape Design Workshop 2nd run 2015
Wed, January 07, 2015 Sustainable Landscape Design Workshop
Wed, December 10, 2014 Cheese making workshop - learn to make your own chevre for the holidays!
Fri, November 28, 2014 Film Screening: 'The Wisdom to Survive - Climate Change, Capitalism & Community'
Tue, November 18, 2014 Sustainable Businesses & Local Economy + CSN Members Meeting
Sun, November 02, 2014 Film Screening: The Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism and Community
Thu, October 23, 2014 Solar Shelter Design Course
Sat, September 20, 2014 Film Screening: Climate Change in Atlantic Canada
Sat, September 20, 2014 People's Climate March
Mon, September 15, 2014 Waterlution Workshops for Transformative Young Leaders
Sun, August 24, 2014 Growing Green Festival - Lunenburg County Sustainability Tour
Sat, August 23, 2014 Growing Green Festival - Bridgewater Street Fair and Food Truck Rally
Tue, July 15, 2014 Home Energy Renovations + CSN Members Meeting
Sun, June 29, 2014 Permaculture Design Course (PDC)
Tue, June 24, 2014 Transition Film Screening and Discussion
Fri, June 06, 2014 Bike Week
Mon, June 02, 2014 Reclaiming the Commons for the Common Good: An Evening with Author Heather Menzies
Thu, May 29, 2014 Consultation Session to Plan Nova Scotia’s Electricity Future
Tue, May 20, 2014 Taking Action on Climate Change + CSN Members Meeting
Sat, April 12, 2014 Energy Super-Hero Workshop
Sat, April 05, 2014 South Shore Sustainability Expo & Forum 2014
Fri, March 28, 2014 PowerShift Atlantic
Fri, March 21, 2014 A Conversation about Water Stewardship
Sun, March 16, 2014 Canada Water Week Photo Exhibit
Fri, February 21, 2014 Documentary "Occupy Love: Revolution of the Heart"
Tue, February 18, 2014 Whynotts Community Wind Farm Open House
Thu, February 06, 2014 Community-Based Renewable Energy
Wed, February 05, 2014 Sustainable Landscape Design Workshop
Wed, January 29, 2014 Bridgewater Planning Review Open House
Tue, January 28, 2014 Solar Shelter Design Course
Fri, January 24, 2014 Film Screening: "Peace Out: Energy Costs"
Tue, January 21, 2014 Sustainable Households On & Off the Grid + CSN Members Meeting
Sat, January 18, 2014 Training For Transition Workshop
Wed, December 04, 2013 Cafe Canada: Energy for Everyone
Wed, November 27, 2013 Cafe Canada: "“Energy Security for Nova Scotia: Comparing the Issues, Comparing the Options.”
Sat, November 16, 2013 National Day: United Stand for Climate Justice
Wed, November 06, 2013 Film Screening: Watermark (2013)
Thu, October 24, 2013 Solar Shelter Design Course
Fri, October 18, 2013 Film Screening: On The Line
Tue, October 15, 2013 Citizenship in a Changing Climate + CSN Members Meeting
Wed, October 09, 2013 Energy Efficiency Workshop for Not-for-profit Community Organizations
Tue, August 13, 2013 Growing Green Sustainability Festival
Tue, July 16, 2013 Economics of Local Food + CSN Members Meeting
Sat, May 25, 2013 Introduction to Photovoltaics
Sat, May 25, 2013 Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course
Thu, April 18, 2013 Solar Shelter Design Course
Sat, April 06, 2013 South Shore Sustainability Expo 2013
Sat, March 09, 2013 Emergency Preparedness for the Suburban Home--Affordable Ideas for Redundancy and Resilience
Sun, February 17, 2013 Holistic Management for Farms
Thu, February 07, 2013 What in the World Is Transition?!
Tue, January 22, 2013 Sustainability Network All Member Meeting
Fri, November 30, 2012 Cafe Canada: Canadian Resources-Salvation or Sellout?
Mon, November 12, 2012 Annual General Meeting, South Shore Social Ventures Coop (SSSVC)/The Blockhouse School Project
Mon, October 29, 2012 Sustainable Landscape Design Course
Thu, October 25, 2012 Solar Shelter Design Course
Sat, October 20, 2012 Ecological Siting Seminar and Supper
Tue, October 16, 2012 Sustainability Network All Member Meeting
Sat, October 13, 2012 Straw-Bale Construction & Earth-plaster Weekend Workshops
Wed, October 03, 2012 Workshop on Natural Building and Regulatory Compliance
Tue, October 02, 2012 Natural Building and Regulatory Compliance: Public Presentation
Sat, September 29, 2012 TAMMACHAT @ Culture Days: Celebrating Weaving Traditions
Sat, September 15, 2012 Scenario Planning Workshop
Wed, September 12, 2012 Introduction to Edible Landscaping
Sat, September 08, 2012 Seed Saving Workshop
Sat, August 25, 2012 "Close to Home" - Dinner and a Movie
Sat, August 25, 2012 Lunenburg County Sustainability Tour
Sat, August 25, 2012 Growing Green! Festival 2012 - Day 2
Fri, August 24, 2012 Growing Green! Festival 2012 - Day 1
Tue, July 24, 2012 Sustainability Network All Member Meeting
Sun, July 22, 2012 Growing Green Fest Volunteer All-Call
Sat, July 14, 2012 Earthship Building Workshop
Tue, May 01, 2012 Sustainability Network All Member Meeting
Fri, April 27, 2012 Cafe Canada: Small Grids, Big Choices: South Shore Electricity and Communications Options 2012-2020
Sat, April 14, 2012 Introduction to Permaculture Course
Sat, March 31, 2012 'Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling us?' - a film event
Sat, March 31, 2012 South Shore Sustainability EXPO
Tue, March 13, 2012 Sustainable Landscape Design Course
Thu, February 23, 2012 Community-Based Energy Production Gathering
Fri, January 27, 2012 Training for Transition
Tue, January 24, 2012 Solar Shelter Design Course
Tue, January 17, 2012 Sustainability Network All Member Meeting
Thu, January 12, 2012 Take Charge! Saving Money, Creating Jobs and Helping the Planet
Fri, December 02, 2011 Bridgewater Sustainability Tour
Sat, November 26, 2011 System Change! not Climate Change Teach-In
Thu, November 24, 2011 Why Not Another Farmers Market?
Sun, October 30, 2011 Book Discussion: "Our Way Out"
Tue, October 11, 2011 Solar Shelter Design Course
Sun, September 25, 2011 Moving Planet’s Bike ‘n Hike and Great Garlic Giveaway!
Mon, September 19, 2011 Solar Energy Tour & Presentation
Sat, July 23, 2011 Growing Green! Festival 2011

© Community Sustainability Network - Bridgewater & Area

Town of Bridgewater

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software