Introducing the Virtual Power Hour!

Attend a free Power Hour and discover the benefits of solar energy for your home, small business or farm. This one-hour presentation discusses solar market trends, describes the basic components of a solar photovoltaic (PV) system, outlines the evaluation process for installing solar PV, and introduces incentive options and economic benefits. For your convenience, we’ve also created a Virtual Power Hour. We strongly encourage you to attend a live Power Hour for the most up-to-date and locally relevant information. Upcoming Power Hours in Wisconsin:

Date: July 2, 2015
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Michael Fields Institute
W2493 County Road ES
East Troy, Wisconsin 53120

Date: July 9, 2015
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Hungry Turtle Farm and Learning Center 
110 Keller Ave N
Amery, WI 54001


Join us in Custer for our solar trainings this month!

Celebrate your independence this July with an MREA photovoltaics course. Whether you're looking for a basic introductory course or a hands-on install, we're here to help!

Basic Photovoltaics (PV 101.07)

  • Monday, July 6
  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

PV System Design (PV 202.02)

  • July 7-8
  • 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily
  • Approved for 14 NABCEP continuing education credits
  • Prerequisites required
  • This is a qualifying course for the PV Design and Sales Certificate stipend. To learn more about stipend awarding, see the MREA Professional Certificate website.

PV Design and Installation Lab (PV 301.01)

  • July 9-12
  • 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily
  • Prerequisite required
  • This course will not be offered again until summer of 2016.

Register today!



Thank you for attending The 26th Annual Energy Fair!

The 26th Annual Energy Fair

Thank you for attending the nation's largest and longest-running renewable energy and sustainable living event! The Energy Fair brings over 15,000 attendees together to learn the latest and greatest in clean energy and sustainability, connect with others, and take action towards a more sustainable future. To learn more, visit The Energy Fair page.