September 8, 2013
We’re excited to welcome longtime SSC “member” Michael Rainger as our guest speaker. Michael will be talking about the new,Fauquier -based volunteer organization, the Energized Research- Learning Institute (www.ER-LI.com). Launch day for the organization was Earth Day, 2013, followed quickly by the ER-LI inaugural kickoff Founders meeting in May. At this event, 40 local celebrities including the Board of Supervisors, School Board, Vint Hill EDA, Economic Development, businesses, teachers, students, and members of the public enjoyed 9 local organizations receiving awards and giving details on their accomplishments in energy conservation and sustainability. Check out the article on ER-LI in the Fauqiuer Democrat: http://www.fauquier.com/news/article/start-up_helps_keep_energy_costs_down.
Michael’s presentation will include updates, conversation, Q&A, and details on the next group of award winners- presentation scheduled for September 17th at Vint Hill Craft Winery from 6-9pm (text 540 219 0445 to register for the 25 remaining seats) . Come join us and learn how you can make a difference!