Ohio Solar Tour 2010 This Weekend

Reposted from our friends at Rural Rambler:

About: Green Energy Ohio welcomes the annual 2010 Ohio Solar Tour! Green Energy Ohio is the Ohio Chapter of the American Solar Energy Society (ASES), and GEO’s 8th Annual Ohio Solar Tour is part of the National Solar Tour managed by ASES. This FREE statewide event on October 2 & 3 provides the unique opportunity for people to select from 243 open houses or 8 organized guided tours in 119 communities. Attendees will have the opportunity to talk with owners living and working with clean energy technologies, including wind (33), solar thermal (49), solar electric (174), passive solar (34), LEED (35), hydroelectric (1), geothermal (33), Energy Star (20), energy efficient features (76), and biomass (11).

The economic benefits of investing in clean energy technologies have never been better. Learn how friends and neighbors are combating rising energy costs, slashing utility bills, reaping rich cash incentives and big new tax credits.

How to Participate: Visit the Ohio Solar Tour Welcome Page on the GEO website here. Read the detailed information on creating a ‘self-guided tour’ to open house sites or participate in an organized guided tour.

Contacts: Northeast/Northwest Ohio: Athan Barkoukis; (216) 526-5545; Athan@GreenEnergyOhio.org

Kristin Tracz

About Kristin Tracz

Kristin Tracz served MACED’s Research and Policy team from 2009-2012 working on clean energy policy, energy efficiency programs and the Appalachian Transition Initiative. She joined MACED after finishing her Master of Environmental Management degree at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She now lives and works in Washington, DC.