October 12, 2021, 1 - 2:30 pm
Solar energy programs provide an opportunity for local governments to reduce their utility costs, freeing up budgets for other essential services. In this webinar, the panel will share a variety of strategies and programs municipalities and counties can use to support solar installation and reduce energy costs.
- Nick Hylla, Midwest Renewable Energy Association, will share examples from Wisconsin and neighboring states that demonstrate how jurisdictions are effectively deploying solar energy to reduce operating costs.
- Jenny Erickson, UW Extension Sauk County, will describe Grow Solar Sauk County and the impact the program is having on energy costs.
- Eric Kostecki, WPPI Energy, will discuss WPPI solar programs for municipalities
- Zack Hill, Alliant Energy, will provide an overview of Alliant solar program for counties and municipalities
Hosted by UW-Extension’s Local Government Education. Registration is $20.