A day of Tri-City workshops and tours is planned Nov. 5 by the Sustainable Energy and Environmental Network.
Energy alternatives and efficient building will be discussed starting at 8 a.m. at the Columbia Basin College Center for Career and Technical Education on the Pasco campus.
Tyson Pischel with Pischel construction will share his experience building affordable, energy-efficient homes. Other speakers will cover solar electric energy and a solar thermal system.
After lunch at Entrees Made Easy in Richland, tours are planned of a net-zero energy use home and a solar system installed at Badger Mountain Winery.
Cost is $5 for the morning session, $12 the afternoon session or $15 for all day. Register by Thursday by calling 542-4832.