Local Government Education Webinar: Municipal Approaches to Solar Energy (Part II) - U of I Extension

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Local Government Education Webinar: Municipal Approaches to Solar Energy (Part II)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 20, 2018

URBANA, Ill. - University of Illinois Extension Community and Economic Development will a live webinar on Municipal Approaches to Solar Energy, on Thursday at Noon on September 27th. This webinar is the second part of our program on municipal approaches to solar energy, and will focus on implementation of solar farms.

Rick Swan, Fondulac Township Supervisor and Executive Director of the East Peoria Chamber of Commerce, will talk about his experiences leading a community-supported solar panel installation, following 2016 state legislation approving small to mid-sized solar operations. Locally elected and appointed officials can expect to learn about best practices, as well as ask questions directly to the presenter during the webinar.

There is no cost to attend the webinar; however, REGISTRATION required. Register online or contact Kathie Brown at brownlk@illinois.edu for more information.

Source: Nancy Ouedraogo, Extension Specialist, Community Economic Development, esarey@illinois.edu

Pull date: September 27, 2018