In less than two weeks, the YLC will hold the 2nd Annual Le Vert Tour, presented by Joule Energy. Free to the public, Le Vert Tour will be held on Saturday, September 29 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with registration beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the YLC Building (1840 Euterpe Street). *Please note: although the tour is free to the public, all participants are required to register before beginning the tour.
This self guided tour will showcase seven homes and homeowners throughout New Orleans who are taking steps to make their home more sustainable and energy conscious. Tour participants will learn about what individuals are doing in order to promote sustainable homes in New Orleans as well what resources and materials are available to them. Homeowners will speak about the rewards and benefits of utilizing eco-friendly, sustainable technologies in home building and maintenance.
There will be a “Green Project After Party” following the tour from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Twist on St. Charles Avenue featuring light hors d’oeuvres, drink specials and prizes for tour participants.