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Electric ZEN - August Meeting

  • CQUniversity 90 Goodchap Street Noosaville, QLD, 4566 Australia (map)

Meeting will be in Boardroom - first floor

Here is a proposed agenda.  Please let us know of anything you would like included.  Additional material will be circulated before the meeting.

It would be appreciated if everyone has read and commented on the draft Roadmap report before the meeting.

  1. Welcome - Jen Kerr(Grad student)
  2. Minutes from July meeting - https://mailchi.mp/809fe9cc6a09/electric-zen-meeting-minutes-3-july-2018
  3. Roadmap Project
    1. report has been published - Rob in town Wed 8 Aug to Sun 12 Aug
    2. presentation to Council - Thu 9 August
    3. planning for workshop event on Saturday 11 August
      1. Format / agenda - see below
      2. Workshop sessions - use strategic conversation method - see examples in Working Groups below
    4. final report - end August - will include update from workshop & include campaign briefs as appendix
    5. update on campaigns
      1. Schools - Roman, Gareth, Matt, Dalia, Geoff
      2. Cooran - Mick, Geoff
      3. Tourism Noosa - Mick
      4. Industrial estates - Anne K, Vivien
      5. Community Buildings - Jen, Anne N, Mick
      6. Academic ZEN - Carina
  4. Repower Noosa
    1. Progress report
    2. Presence at Tourism Noosa - Refresh Noosa Expo - 16 July
  5. Other
    1. Cooran Earth Rights - declaration day Sat 11 August 10am- 2pm - ZEN invited to speak & have stand
    2. Offer of branding workshop - Dalia
    3.  
  6. Membership
    1. $20 per year from July 1, 2018
    2. Can use website - link from home page www.repowernoosa.com or www.zeroemissionsnoosa.com.au

Workshop timetable as discussed by Vivien, Joe & Geoff

1-1.05 - Welcome and Introduction (Vivien)
1.05-1.30 - Overview of available tools to reduce carbon emissions from electricity consumption (Rob)
1.30-2.00 - Sector presentations (3 minutes each as listed below)
Major consumers (Joe)
Schools (Roman)
Solar installers cluster (Roman)
Cooran Earth Rights (Geoff)
Business (Anne)
Noosa Community Facilities Eco Initiative (Annie)
Academic (Carina)
Tourism (Mick)
Renters/Low Income Households (Vivien)
2.00-2.15 - A Strategic Conversation - Methodology for groups (Geoff)
2.15-3.30 - Sector workshops
3.30-4.00 - Report back from groups (3 minutes each)
4.00-4.05 - Thanks (Vivien)

PROGRAMS / WORKING GROUPS

  • Schools - Dalia, Roman, Matt, Dean, Gareth, Adam & Geoff have met and planning work continuing online. See working material here.
  • Cooran - Cooran Earth Rights have formed a Repower Cooran subgroup. Michael & Geoff working to help them develop an overall strategy and initial pledge for declaration day.  See working material here
  • Tourism Noosa - we have an opportunity to have strategic conversation with the Board chair & others.  Mick & Roman were part of the Refresh Noosa expo
  • Business - see working material here
  • Noosa Community Facilities Eco Initiative - collaboration between ZEN, Noosa Council & EcoBiz.  Jen Kerr(grad student) has commenced  see working material here
  • Academic ZEN - Carina Anderson - see working material here