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The Green Tier Legacy Community invites your Wisconsin municipality to participate in its quarterly steering committee meeting on Monday, August 31, from noon to 4 pm at the MREA headquarters in Custer. To date, there are 12 Legacy Communities, from Appleton to Eau Claire to Sheboygan.
The day's agenda includes an overview of resources available on GrowSolar.org, tools for local governments to help create viable solar markets, a discussion of PACE solar financing, and a knowledge exchange with Minnesota GreenStep Cities. See the full agenda here, and register today.
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This fall, MREA is partnering with the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) to offer three online courses in their Building Energy Masters Series:
Building Energy Analytics (Sept. 14 – Oct. 23)
Deep Energy Retrofits (Sept. 14 – Nov. 20)
Passive House in the Real World (Sept. 14 – Oct. 9)
NESEA works with HeatSpring, a Michigan-based online course provider, to deliver courses taught by industry experts. The MREA also partners with HeatSpring to offer Batteries in Solar PV Systems, a six-week course taught by long-time MREA instructor Chris LaForge. That course begins on August 31, and is approved for 12 NABCEP credits:
Batteries in Solar PV Systems (Aug. 31 - Oct 9)
View our fall course schedule and look for the “little pink house” icons - read more about these exciting new online courses, and register today!