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Free Solar & Emergency Preparedness Workshops

Free Solar & Emergency Preparedness Workshops


PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) presents the following two free workshops this month to help customers reduce energy use and help local businesses improve emergency preparedness plans.  

“Emergency Preparedness and Business Continuity” – 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., Thursday, October 18, Salvation Army Pasadena Tabernacle, 960 E. Walnut St.  

 Can your business survive the next major disaster?  From earthquakes to blackouts, learn from City experts about the most critical steps your business needs to take now to prepare for and recover from a major disaster.  This event is open to all Pasadena businesses.  Small and mid-sized businesses are particularly encouraged to attend. 

“Going Solar” – 9:00 a.m. to Noon, Saturday, October 27, Shumei America National Center, 2430 E. Colorado Blvd. 

 If you are getting serious about installing solar at your home or business, this event is for you!  Hear from experts about the rebates and services available through the Pasadena Solar Initiative.  Plus, view Pasadena’s most ornamental solar installation at the Shumei America National Center.  This event is open to all PWP residential and commercial electric customers. 

Although free, reservations for both workshops are required.  Call (626) 744-3715, or reserve online at www.pwpweb.com, where you also can find more information about utility rebates, safety information and educational workshops. 

For more information about the City, go to www.cityofpasadena.net. 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 8, 2012 #076-12 

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT: William H. Boyer, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744-4755, wboyer@cityofpasadena.net, or  

Erica Rolufs, Public Information Officer, Pasadena Water and Power Department, (626) 744-4434, erolufs@cityofpasadena.net  




Posted: 10/9/2012 09:05:00 AM
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