Electric Equipment - Green Zone Certification

by Dan Mabe | TLE Seminar

CEUs/PDHs: PGMS 1,NALP 1

Seminar Dates: November 17, 2022 12:00 PM

Seminar Cost: $35 Register for Seminar

Seminar Description:
Residents and cities are fed up with noise issues associated with the landscape maintenance industry. People are demanding quieter and cleaner alternatives. Learn how to turn a challenge into an opportunity.
The AGZA workshop will cover impacts of conventional landscape maintenance practices, current regulations, and grant opportunities. It will also introduce the basics of transitioning landscape maintenance operations from intensive gas-powered machinery to lower impact technologies which includes battery, electric, robotics, and human powered devices. Additionally, learn how to use alternative maintenance practices for a marketing and business advantage. Introduction to large institutional Green Zone projects will also be included. Commercial electric samples will be on hand for class participants to inspect

Learning Objectives:
1. Impacts of conventional landscape maintenance.
2. Regulations and grant opportunities.
3. Transitioning successfully to low impact technology and AGZA Green Zone Certification Examples.

Dan Mabe

Dan Mabe – Founder of the American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA), comes from the gas-powered landscape maintenance industry. Seeking a more sustainable way to operate lawn and garden equipment, Dan has devoted nearly sixteen years developing and applying battery technology for the grounds maintenance industry.
  To further the acceptance of cleaner battery powered technologies, Dan created and implemented the American Green Zone Alliance “Green Zone” certification program which includes outreach, training, and impact reporting. AGZA works with Cities, Towns, Academia, Landscape Maintenance Companies, Contractors, and Air Quality Management Agencies providing sustainable grounds maintenance education and consultation.