If you would like to schedule a speaker for your group, you can choose from the topics list on the Community Meetings/Speakers page or request a topic relevant to your organization or neighborhood. Please allow at least two weeks ahead of the scheduled event date to allow for sufficient time to make necessary arrangements.
KUB's Speaker/Presentation Options
Energy & Water Saving Workshop
KUB offers free energy and water saving workshops for area community groups, in partnership with TVA's EnergyRight® Solutions and City of Knoxville's Savings in the House Programs. Along with various tips, attendees also leave the workshop with tools and materials to begin putting tips into action.
From fixing a leaky toilet to knowing how to set your thermostat, learning how to make simple repairs or usage changes can create opportunities for savings on your monthly utility bill.
- An hour-long presentation led by KUB
- Six interactive displays to show how each tip makes a difference
- Home Energy Starter Kit and Water Conservation Kit for each attendee
Select “Energy & Water Saving Workshop” below and submit completed form to request a workshop.
H2O To Go
H2O To Go is KUB's traveling water station equipped with five taps that dispense cold drinking water. H2O To Go is available for the public to request for community events as a way to provide high-quality drinking water and reduce the use of single-use bottled water.
Qualifications to request H2O To Go:
- The event in need of the H2O To Go unit must be within KUB's water service territory.
- The event must have 100 or more attendees.
- The event must not require the unit for more than four hours.
Select “H2O To Go” below and submit completed form to request a workshop.
Live Line High Voltage Demonstration
The high voltage trailer is a 45 minute demonstration that illustrates the dangers associated with one's personal safety around electrical power sources. Led by overhead construction crew members, viewers will witness electrical arcs, electrical faults, how to avoid dangerous situations, and how personal protective equipment is used.
Select “High Voltage Demonstration” below and submit completed form to request a workshop.
Utility Truck Demonstration
KUB crews provide utility truck demonstrations. Crew members provide interactive displays of how utility trucks are used on the job. Depending on availability, the following types of trucks can be sent to your event; bucket truck, xxx.
Select “Utility Truck Demonstration” below and submit completed form to request a workshop.
KUB can send a representative to events to cover a variety of topics. Examples include:
- Construction Project information
- Career opportunity presentations or fairs
- Natural Gas Safety presentations
- Grease Control Program information
Select “Other” below and submit completed form to request a speaker.