On-Site Solar and Net Zero Building for Colleges/Universities Conference

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Friday, May 31

9 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Dallas College​

LeCroy Center for Educational Telecommunications
9596 Walnut St., Dallas, TX 75243

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Conference Agenda


Welcome

  • 9 - 9:10 a.m.
 

Keynote Presentation

If My College Decides to Add On-site Solar, What Does That Mean for Our Facilities Department?

Dan Lepinski, Principal Solar Design Engineer, Nor​th Texas Renewable Energy Engineering, Inc.


Breakout Session 1

On-Site Solar Questions and Answers

Dan Lepinski, Principal Solar Design Engineer, North Texas Renewable Energy Engineering, Inc.

 

Breakout Session 2

  • 11 a.m. - Noon

Guided Table Discussions

Dan Lepinski, Principal Solar Design Engineer, North Texas Renewable Energy Engineering, Inc.


Below are examples of questions to be discussed:

  • Describe the major reasons you are considering solar at your college/university?
  • Do you consider solar energy a luxury or a necessity at your college/university? Why?
  • What barriers exist for installing solar at your college/university?

Lunch and Table Topics

  • Noon - 1 p.m.
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Afternoon Keynote Presentation

Net Zero Energy: incredible, practical, and doable –
lessons from its first decade

Brad Liljequist Brad Liljequist, Progam Manager, Zero Energy, McKinstry


Betin Santos, Business Development Manager, McKinstry

 

Breakout Session 4

  • 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Gaming for a Resilient Future: Designing Net-zero Energy Campuses

Prem Sundharam Prem Sundharam, Global Sustainability Leader, DLR Group


Lindsey Perez Lindsey Perez, Southeast Region Sustainability Leader, DLR Group

 

Evaluations / Feedback / Future Topics

  • 3:00 - 3:15 p.m.

Critical Considerations, Legislation, Next Steps & Wrap Up

 

Adjourn

  • 3:15 p.m.

Sponsored By:

TRACS  
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