ELIZABETH, Ill. — Join University of Illinois Extension Natural Resources, Environment, and Energy Educator Jay Solomon for this program on “Solar Gardens and Farms: Understand the Differences and Opportunities.” This program is being held on Thursday, September 1 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Jo Daviess County Extension Office, 204 Vine St. Elizabeth, IL 61028. There will be a $5 fee to attend this program and pre-registration is requested. To register or for more information on this program call us at 815-858-2273 or visit us online at go.illinois.edu/jsw.
Jay will discuss different terms related to solar including residential solar, community solar, solar gardens, utility scale solar, and solar farms. Along with this, he will touch on how these installations can combine with other renewable energy options to reduce our energy costs and impacts. Different types of solar developments happening locally will also be briefly discussed.
If you need a reasonable accommodation to attend this program please contact the Extension Office at 815-858-2273. Early requests are strongly encouraged.
–University of Illinois Extension