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Powering Your Home with the Sun - Morton Arboretum

  • 24 Apr 2023
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Morton Arboretum Thornhill Education Center, Glen Ellyn

Find out how you can tap into solar energy at home, even if you have large shade trees. In this discussion with Illinois Solar Education Association Solar Ambassador Jeff Gahris at The Morton Arboretum, you will learn:

  • How solar energy works in Illinois
  • The benefits and challenges  of residential solar energy
  • The upfront costs and long-term savings, including current financial incentives in Illinois
  • Considerations for properties with shade trees, and
  • Resources for finding reputable installers
You'll also learn about the growth of community solar, a solution for homeowners who want solar energy without installing residential panels. Jeff Gahris will be joined by the Arboretum's director of sustainability, Rachel Novick, PhD, who will share information about the switch to solar energy at the Arboretum in 2023.

This program meets in person at the Arboretum.



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