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Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy & Green Building Education
Energy efficiency, renewable energy, and green building class are offered in Santa Clara County as part of the Silicon Valley Energy Watch (SVEW) partnership between PG&E and the City of San José. Additional classes are offered in partnership with United States Green Building Council (USGBC), Build It Green, BOMA Silicon Valley and others.

Upcoming Trainings
Zero Net Energy (ZNE) for Existing Buildings
Learn the best practice steps and approaches to enhance the energy performance of existing buildings to ZNE. This workshop will look at retrofit opportunities in individual buildings and how advanced benchmarking can help prioritize opportunities across an energy portfolio. We'll review technologies, case studies, approaches, processes, and portfolio project prioritization methods. The training will address operation and maintenance considerations, including energy monitoring for ongoing building performance.

Register for Zero Net Energy Training
Date: December 13, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Environmental Innovation Center
1608 Las Plumas Ave, San Jose, CA 95133
Cost: Free, with breakfast and lunch served

Ongoing PG&E Classes
Learn everything from selecting the renewable energy system to power your home to the benefits of running a green business. Please check the PG&E Energy Education Classes webpage for a current schedule of classes in a variety of locations.

The Silicon Valley Energy Watch program is funded by California utility ratepayers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).