This annual nationwide tour provides numerous opportunities for you to visit with Nebraskans who have invested in solar energy and with Hastings Utilities representatives at the city’s new solar farm, to gain information about how solar works, its benefits, and what local resources are available.
These open houses and tours are free, and people of all ages are invited to attend. Whether you are a solar owner, completely new to solar, or somewhere in between – these events are for you. Click links to learn more about each one and to RSVP:
Bellevue/Sarpy County Solar Tour: October 6, 2019 – 11 am to 2 pm This is the second year for the Omaha and Bellevue/Sarpy County Tours.
Sponsors: Nebraska Sierra Club, Green Bellevue, Great Plains Renewables, Solar Heat & Electric, Nebraskans for Solar
Hastings Utilities is hosting a tour and ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 3 pm – 6 pm at the recently-completed Community Solar Farm. The project was installed by GenPro Energy Solutions. See solar panels up close, ask questions about how solar works, learn why people in a growing number of our communities are making the choice to go solar, and connect with others who support solar energy. This event is free and open to the public. More information is available about Hastings’ Community Solar Farm here.
MORE NEBRASKA EVENTS
The following solar open house and tours are also free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome to attend. Whether you are a solar owner, completely new to solar, or somewhere in between – these events are for you.
Bennington, Nebraska Solar Open House: October 5, 2019, 11 am to 6 pm
20210 High Country Circle, Bennington, Nebraska 68007. “Our solar system was installed by Great Plains Renewables in 2018.”RSVP HERE.
Omaha, Nebraska Solar Tour: October 5, 2019, 11 am to 2 pm. RSVP HERE.
Bellevue/Sarpy County Solar Tour: October 6, 2019, 11 am to 2 pm. RSVP HERE. Omaha and Bellevue/Sarpy County Solar Tours’ Sponsors: Green Bellevue, Nebraska Sierra Club, Nebraskans for Solar