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Designing for Disaster: A Permaculture Vision for Decentralized Power

  • Nov 19, 2012 · 7:00 PM
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Our present power grid is nearing the end of it's lifespan and erratic weather patterns like Superstorm Sandy are revealing the grid's inherent weaknesses. It's time we all learn what we can do to shift from our toxic, vulnerable & outdated system to a regionally appropriate & resilient power grid by using the tools of Permaculture Design.

What would a smaller scale power grid look like in the Northeastern
U.S.?

Can we design our energy infrastructure efficiently in the face of global climate change and fuel shortages of all kinds?

How can we address systemic contamination from lead, mercury and
radioactive waste?

 

Join us November 19th as we discuss ways to advocate and address these questions and more.

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  • Claudia J.

    Will this be a discussion on High Voltage Direct Current?
    Or bio-remediating soil? Both?

    November 18, 2012

    • Adriana M.

      Hi Claudia! The talk will focus primarily on the way our energy is generated and transmitted. More will be discussed inthe open question & answer portion of the night.

      November 18, 2012

    • Claudia J.

      Thanks! Great topic to explore.

      1 · November 18, 2012

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