The next Power to the People talk is being held on Tuesday 30 September, 19.30-21.00 at the Brighthelm Centre.
Howard Johns, solar energy pioneer, will be the keynote speaker sharing insights from his forthcoming book on community energy: “Energy Revolution: Your Guide to Making it Happen”.
Howard in considered to be one of the UK’s top renewable energy gurus and is Managing Director of Southern Solar, former Chairman of the Solar Trade Association, and co-founder of OVESCO, the first community owned solar PV schemes in the country, sited on the roof of Harvey’s Brewery.
This is the third in this series of talks organised by Community Energy South, an umbrella group of organisations who have come together to promote community energy projects in the South of England. For more information, see: http://communityenergysouth.org.uk/.
The talk is hosted by the Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton BN1 1YD (just 5 minutes from Brighton Station). Informal networking (with drinks and delicious snacks) begins at 19.00. The talk runs from 19.30-21.00, with time for further networking afterwards. It will be a great opportunity to meet community energy enthusiasts and experts from across the South.
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