Events

Our skilled volunteers host community events and provide education sessions for people, groups and businesses.

Let’s do this together.

Join us at our community events and education sessions for people, groups and businesses, hosted by volunteer sustainability specialists and industry experts.

Tue 16 Nov

Solar My House - Mosman LGA Information Sessionpublic

This free online information session is an easy way to find out about installing solar and a battery! We’ll discuss site issues, shading, local case studies, system size, panels, batteries, prices, payback periods, environmental benefits and answer your questions.

Hosted by Zero Emissions Sydney North and Mosman Council.

When: Tuesday 16 November, 6:30pm to 7:45pm

Speakers: Ruth Irwin – Mosman Council, Ursula Hogben and Chris Lee – Zero Emissions Sydney North

Agenda:
– Council requirements and support for solar
– Case studies of local households with solar, including site issues and solutions
– Prices, financial savings and environmental benefits
– System size, panels and batteries
– Choosing an installer
– Q&A

Free, book here.

To join our Zero Emissions Homes working group, please email Ursula on electric@zerosydneynorth.org

Register now

Wed 16 Mar

Zero Emissions Schools Network Mosman public

The Zero Emissions Schools Network Mosman is run and chaired by Zero Emissions Sydney North, with support from Mosman Council, and all schools in the Mosman LGA. The Network meets once per school term, 4 times per year.

2022 program hosts, dates TBC:
Term 1 – Mosman Prep School
Term 2 – Queenwood Junior School
Term 3 – Blessed Sacrament Primary School
Term 4 – Mosman High School

Participating Schools: Beauty Point Public School, Blessed Sacrament, Middle Harbour Public School, Mosman High School, Mosman Preparatory School, Mosman Public School, Queenwood School for Girls and Sacred Heart School.

To participate, please contact your school if it is in the Network or please contact Jenni (Zero Emissions Schools Network Program Leader) regarding new Network enquiries or to join the Zero Emissions Schools working group: schools@zerosydneynorth.org

“Small group, informative session, good Q&A opportunity, we learned a lot”

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Zero Emissions Transport – the latest on Electric Vehicles

Recorded 20 October, 2021

Michael Day, NSW Chair and National Treasurer, Australian Electric Vehicle Association talks with Ursula Hogben of Zero Emissions Sydney North about the latest news on electric vehicles including:

  • EV financial and environmental benefits
  • Australian Electric Vehicle Association
  • NSW Government EV incentives
  • Electric cars available now and soon
  • Charging at home and away
  • Bidirectional vehicle to grid/vehicle to home charging.

Solar My House

Recorded 20 July, 2021

Thinking about solar? This 1 hour webinar covers rooftop solar & batteries, including products, cost and rebates, financial savings and environmental benefits. The event is hosted by Ann-Charlott Paduch from Zero Emissions Sydney North with solar expert David Veal from Solarpro.

Solar my strata

 

Solar My Strata

Recorded 3 May, 2021

Interested in solar for your apartment block but worried it’s tricky? This 1-hour webinar discusses new options for apartment owners, breakthrough technology and how to work with your strata committee. The webinar is hosted by volunteers with strata specialist, Brent Clark, CEO at energy consultancy Wattblock.

 

Past events

Many thanks to Mosman Council, who hosted a Solar Info Session on August 5. Chris and Ursula were joined by guest speaker Ruth Irwin, Team Leader Sustainability – Mosman Council. (Click on image for full recording).

Transition to Electric Vehicles

Find out how electric cars work and what’s available now from our friends at the Good Car Company. A second hand EV could be within reach sooner than you think.

Top 5 in less than 10 mins! Ursula Hogben, speaking at Good for the Hood summarises the top 5 actions we can take to reduce emissions by 50 to 75%

Northern Beaches Council’s first Simplifying Solar Expo was a great chance to meet people interested in renewable energy. We were pleased to be part of it.

In June we had our first face-to-face Solar My House information session since Covid-19 began! Many thanks to Our Blue Dot and the Avalon community for making it such a success.

Electric scooterVisit our volunteer team at Mosman Markets on the first Saturday in the month. Renewable energy and rooftop solar, e-bikes and electric cars on display.

Aspirational Tesla

If you missed our Tesla event on 20 April, hear what Tesla is doing for sustainable energy and arrange your electric car test drive by contacting Store Leader (Sydney) Samantha George on sageorge@tesla.com

Non threatening social drink

We had our first Climate for Change meeting on 1 June. Climate for Change’s mission is to create the social climate in Australia for effective action on climate change. Learn more here.

Five Stars would recommend

In May we presented to a group from the University of the Third Age (U3A) on ‘Top 5 actions on how to reduce emissions’. If your organisation or group would be interested in our delivering this presentation, do get in touch!

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