Tuesday, July 15, 2008
SciPort presents Energy Awareness mojo Fri, July 18 through Sun, July 20, to help public reduce power consumption
AEP SWEPCO--Electrical power usage and conservation tips, Louie the Lightening Bug, plus demonstrations of a Sparker and how different appliances impact how fast your electric meter spins. 11 a.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Sunday.
Alexandyr Kent--“All Pedal, No Gas.” The Shreveport Times journalist shares his experiences and results since he recently switched from driving to bicycling to and from work. 11:30 a.m. Friday.
City of Shreveport--How the City saves energy with a look at public transportation and biodiesel fuels. 2 p.m. Friday.
One Planet Solar--Solar panel installations as a way of reducing your energy bills. 1:30 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Louisiana Tech--Alternative fuels. 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Displays with energy-saving tips, all 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, will be provided by:
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources
Louisiana Oil & Gas Association
Morgan Pontiac GMC Buick
Geared toward all ages, the activities are included with regular Sci-Port admission and free to Sci-Port members.
Sci-Port: (318) 424-3466, toll-free (877) 724-7678, or www.sciport.org.