A candid look and open debate on the pros and cons of Nuclear versus Renewable Energy.
With the possibility of a Nuclear Reactor being planned for our area, the time has come to be informed and investigate alternative sources of Renewable Energy.
The Hermanus Business Chamber, in collaboration with the Hermanus Ratepayers Association and Whale Coast Conservation, invites you to participate in this crucial event with high-profile speakers from the Nuclear Industry, as well as renewable Energy experts.
OUR FUTURE IS AT STAKE!
Wednesday 24 October 2012 9:00- 12:30 - Municipal Auditorium, Hermanus
9:00 - Welcome and introduction of speakers.
9:10 – Setting the scene - by MC Lance Greyling, Shadow Minister of Energy
9:20 - Eco- Energy – the way of the future - Davin Chown from Genesis Eco-energy
9:40 – Nuclear Energy benefits – Prof. Robert Lindsay, UCT Physics Department
10:00 – Looking at both sides of the coin – Dr David Fig, environmental sociologist & economist.
10:30 - Tea/coffee break and exploring renewable energy exhibition by Whale Coast Conservation
11:00 – Short presentation by Eric Mair: Installing your own power station
11:15 - Panel discussion, Questions and Debate
12:00 – The Way Forward – utilising opportunities and accessing funding.
12:25 – Vote of Thanks by Mervin Milner, President Hermanus Business Chamber.
12:30 – Lunch and Networking.
Cost: R50 for members of the 3 participating organisations, R70 for non-members
Bank details: Account name: Hermanus Business Chamber; Bank:Standard Bank, Hermanus; Branch Code: 050312; Account number: 082257833 (use Business Name as reference). Fax proof of payment and booking to :0867245613, or scan and e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t miss this opportunity to investigate sustainable energy for our future.