One Planet Festival

Celebrating Sustainability

Energy Saving Fair

The Energy Saving Fair

Date: Saturday 19 October 2013

Time: 11.00 – 16.00

Venue: St. Thomas’ Church Hall, Marton Street, Lancaster, LA1 1XX   (Google Map:

Come along to the Energy Saving Fair to meet stallholders and hear informative speakers. Find out how to save energy and reduce the costs of keeping warm. Stalls will include local energy efficiency and renewable energy suppliers and installers, charities and social enterprises. Watch this space for more information about stallholders and speakers!

Talks (20 mins long)

Time Talk Speaker
11.20 – 11.40 The advance of Gas heating and the new Brickettes Tbc
12.00 – 12.20 Log Burning: Less CO2 , more heat Stephen Talbot, Logs Direct
12.40 – 1.00 Lights, Lamps and LEDs the shattering advance of technology Ian Mecklenburgh, Alian Energy
1.20 – 1.40 The Green Deal and ECOs (free insulation!) Peter Wiltshire, LESS
2.00 – 2.20 Insulation for the floor and under the house Peter Wiltshire, LESS
2.40 – 3.00 Thermal imaging to reduce energy loss Andrew Northcott, LESS & CAfS
3.20 – 3.40 Draughtproofing Andrew Northcott, LESS & CAfS
3.40 – 4.00 Solar PV Steve Dealler

This event is organised by Transition City Lancaster, Friends of the Earth and Lancaster District Sustainability Partnership. If you would like to book a stall please contact Paul Martyn paulmartyn [@]


Unfortunately the Fracking talk event planned for Saturday 19th October at 7pm has been cancelled. Sorry for any disappointment or inconvenience caused. See the Fight Fracking Film Night for details of a fracking event on Thursday 24th October, 7.30pm at The Borough.

Transition City Stall

Photo: Transition City Lancaster Stall (OPF Energy Expo, 2009)


One response to “Energy Saving Fair

  1. […] Plus there will be regular presentations throughout the day on a variety of energy topics, including LED lighting, wood burning, draught-proofing and the new Green Deal. This will be a great opportunity to find out the truth behind the many recent media reports about the Government’s ECO Scheme, how you might be able to benefit from the support available and if it really causing the increase in bills, as some energy companies claim. For a list of times of presentations click here. […]

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