PoultryTech Newsletter, Volume 28, Issue 1, Spring, 2016
Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership Offers Energy and Environmental Webinar Series

The Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership (GaMEP) program at Georgia Tech is offering a series of free, one-hour webinars on energy and environmental issues affecting manufacturers across Georgia.

 

After each webinar, a discussion board will be opened on the GaMEP website at www.gamep.org/forums, where questions will be addressed on the topic.

 

GaMEP helps manufacturers increase top-line growth and reduce bottom-line costs. With 10 regional offices across the state, GaMEP offers a solution-based approach through coaching, implementation, and training in areas such as: Business Development, Process Improvement, Sustainability, Energy, and ISO Standards. To learn more about GaMEP, visit www.gamep.org.

 

Upcoming Webinars

 

Achieving Energy Savings Through Behavioral Change
August 19, 2016 – 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Register at http://bit.ly/1Z7x7Px

Typically energy improvements focus on technological and economic approaches, but what about people? Learn to change your team’s energy behavior, which will contribute to greater results in energy.

 

Greenhouse Gas Reporting (GHG) and How Your Plant Is Affected
October 21, 2016 – 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Register at http://bit.ly/1Pas8x7

GHG Reporting can be complicated. During this webinar, GaMEP will teach you about emissions, who should report, what data is important, how to collect it, and with whom to submit the reports.

 

Stormwater Pollution Prevention (SWPPP) Compliance
December 9, 2016 – 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Register at http://bit.ly/1qW6MrV

Understand mandatory inspections and reporting activities and learn how to create and maintain a compliance calendar to keep your company on track of inspections.

 

 

Additional topics are scheduled for Spring 2017, including ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System, Discover Energy Savings Within Your Plant Systems, and Using Online Tools to Track Your Energy Footprint. Registration for these webinars will open in Fall 2016; contact Sandra Enciso by email at sandra.enciso@innovate.gatech.edu for further details.