To celebrate the Open Eco-Homes Weekend just gone, and in preparation for the Eco-Homes Fair on the 29th, we will be showing 6 short films on eco-building, saving energy and community projects on Tuesday October 18th.
How behavioural science can lower your energy bill, 8.11 mins.
Alex Laskey's TED Talk, shows how a quirk of human behavior can make us all better, wiser energy users, with lower bills to prove it.
1950’s house renovation – Petersfield Eco Retrofit, 10.40 mins.
This eco refurbishment project in the South East reduced carbon dependence by 70%.
Passive House by CLAM – affordable housing, 29.20mins.
Building the first new affordable passive house in California – the Community Land Trust of West Marin.
How to Build an Eco Friendly Mud House to last 10,000 years, 9.10 mins.
A swift look at the basics of how to build a cob house.
Community Energy in Ireland, 24.42 mins.
RTE’s Eco Eye visits communities around Ireland who are creating their own energy and regaining their independence from imported fossil fuels.
A November Day at the Ecovillage, Cloughjordan’s Eco-neighbourhood, 3.36 mins.
‘The Village’ in Tipperary, Ireland, is still a work in progress.
It is also time to propose new film titles for our upcoming season. Please send your ideas for film titles that you think others would find interesting, inspiring etc, that fit with the theme of our transition to a low energy future, to email@example.com by 31st October 2016
Doors open at 7.30pm, film starts at 8pm. Please support the event by buying a drink at the bar as the venue is provided free of charge.
Tickets: T£4, £3 concessions, £2 under 25s