2011 Educational Outreach

Thursday, October 27, 2011: 7pm
Speaker: Steve Johnson from Tenaska, Inc

The Nebraska Solar Energy Society (NSES) will welcome Steve Johnson from Tenaska, Inc, as a guest speaker on October 27, 2011. Tenaska is headquartered in Omaha. Steve will be discussing the Tenaska development of two large scale solar energy sites in Imperial Valley, CA - see at www.tenaskasolarventures.com.

Security National Bank
101st and Pacific Streets, Omaha
First floor Training Room
7:00 p.m.
October 27, 2011

More information: Invitation - RSVP by Oct. 25th

Sunday, July 10, 2011: 1-2:30pm
Solar Etching Party In The Garden

Come to the Holland Basham Garden, 49th and Farnam St. on Sunday, July 10th, from 1 - 230 PM for fun learning to use the sun and a magnifying glass to practice wood-burning on scrap wood. This is a free event, and is fun for kids of all ages to learn how to etch on wood with the light of the sun. Light refreshments will be served. This is a sun-only event.

July 23 - 24th, 2011
Nebraska Renewable Energy Fair

Come to the Nebraska Energy Fair in Lyons, Nebraska, on Friday and Saturday, July 23rd - 24th. The fair includes a day long bus tour on Friday to tour working renewable energy installations, and a full day of breakout educational sessions on Saturday. The fair is being sponsored by the Nebraska Center For Rural Affairs and the Nebraska Renewable Energy Association. For more information, check the Center For Rural Affairs link: http://www.cfra.org/newsletter/2010/07/attend-nebraska-renewable-energy-fair

2010 NSES Sponsors:

Corporate Sponsor(s):

2009 Sponsors:

Corporate Sponsors:

  • Maverick Productions, UNO
  • NASA Nebraska Space Grant
  • Contrivium Design + Urbanism
  • EV World
  • Nebraska Renewable Energy Sources

Contributing Sponsors:

  • USGBC Flatwater Chapter
  • Lewis Pinch
  • Russell and Jetty Rabeler
  • Olsson Associates
  • Windrow Energies, LLC
  • Nebraska Renewable Energy Association
  • Solar Heat and Electric
  • Focus Energy Group