Brought to you by Net Impact Austin and CleanTx
Come out to Treehouse celebrate the new year, enjoy complimentary beverages and network with Austin's sustainability minded professionals! Our featured speaker, Sarah Talkington from Austin Energy, will tell us a little about Austin Energy's Power Partner Thermostat Program.
One of you will get to try the program out thanks to the generosity of our friends at Treehouse! They'll be giving away a Nest Thermostat, a smart thermostat that can be programmed from a phone or computer and learns your energy habits to help you conserve. They've also got a Nest Protect, a smoke alarm that can be turned off with the wave of a hand, to give away.
Special Thanks to our drink sponsor, Dripping Springs Vodka!
To be added to the raffle, you need to submit your business card, so don't forget them at home!!!
Sarah Talkington is an engineer with Austin Energy’s Customer Energy Solutions Division. She is responsible for designing and piloting new rebate programs for the municipal electric utility. Her most recent product launch is the Power Partner Thermostat Program for Austin Energy’s residential customers. The program utilizes the customer’s enrolled thermostats to coordinate and reduce cooling loads when demand for electricity is highest. The adjustments help prevent outages and have additional advantages to the participant and the community.
Where: Treehouse - 4477 S Lamar Blvd, Ste 600 (map)
When: Tuesday, January 28, 6pm - 8 pm.
Who’s Welcome: Everyone! Especially those interested in all things green wanting to meet others with similar interests. Austin Green Drinks Happy Hours create opportunities to meet with other accomplished environmental, sustainability, and clean tech professionals in an informal atmosphere; after all, that’s how the greatest ideas are born. We attract professionals who routinely initiate innovative ways to meet the challenges of a sustainable future.
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Net Impact Austin
Net Impact Austin is a network of professionals and entrepreneurs in the Austin metro-area who are passionate about creating a better and more sustainable world. We are a registered 501(c)3 and a professional chapter affiliate of Net Impact, a global organization of students, professionals, and entrepreneurs using their career skills to improve the way the world does business. The Net Impact global network includes over 30,000 members, in over 300 chapters, and 6 continents – making it one of the most influential networks of students and professionals in existence today.