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Bowling Green Conference: Building Big Solar Across Ohio


GEO Bowling Green Conference
Thursday, August 25, 2016 – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Stone Ridge Golf Club, 1553 Muirfield Drive, Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

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The second, in-depth conference discussing Ohio’s largest solar arrays and the emerging issue of “community solar” will feature expert speakers, a green expo trade show, and presentations about the state’s largest utility-scale solar array under construction at Bowling Green.

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ATTENDEE REGISTRATION  Early Bird Ends Aug. 22nd

The Business-to-Business conference invites attendees to learn about Ohio’s growing large-scale solar industry including siting, financing and policy issues including Community Solar.  Speakers will discuss commercial and community solar applications and GEO will update its list of the biggest solar arrays in the state as part of the Summer 2016 GEO News Magazine.

Solar developers, electric utilities, financiers, installers, and contractors along with manufacturers, retailers, government officials, educators, farmers and consumers are invited to attend.

Meet and Hear Featured Speaker: Mark Wilkerson August 25th in Bowling Green.  As Vice President Strategic Partnerships at Clean Energy Collective, the world’s leading developer of community-owned solar energy Big Solar CEC Wilkerson collageprojects, Mark will talk about “Solar for the rest of us” a Community Solar overview.

The Summer GEO News Magazine will feature the new list of Ohio’s 25 Largest Solar PV Installations, Installed Solar in All Counties of Ohio and details of the coming conference.

Worthington Solar Co-op Meeting – August 4th, 6 pm

August 4, 6 p.m.
OH-SUN Sales Lines
Worthington Presbyterian
773 High Street
Worthington, OH 43085
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Neighbors in Worthington have formed a solar co-op to save money and make going solar easier while building a network of solar supporters.

Local non-profit OH SUN is helping homeowners organize solar co-ops across the state.

To learn more and register for an information session, visit:

 Questions? Email: solarteam@ohsun.org

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One-Day Solar Overview Course – Dayton (Sept 14th)

Join Green Energy Ohio for this coming educational events in GEO Connections:

GEO 1-DAY SOLAR ELECTRIC PV WORKSHOP Sept 14, 2016 (8 am – 5 pm) 2015 PV Training collage
University of Dayton
Featuring Solar Educator Jay Warmke
Basic But Comprehensive Overview of Solar Electric Photovoltaics
See More Details & REGISTER NOW:
– GEO Member Workshop Registration $100 registration fee (includes lunch)
– Non Member Workshop Registration $120 registration fee (join GEO today and save $20 on this workshop)


5-Day Solar Electric PV Certification Workshop – Cleveland (Sept 19-23)

GEO 5-Day Solar Electric PV Certification Workshop
Monday, Sept 19th through Friday, Sept 23rd (8 am – 5 pm)

Featuring Solar EdSolar Installucator
Jay Warmke
Held in Cleveland area (details to come)

See details and REGISTER NOW – Seats are limited.

What Solar PV trainees say about this course:
> “Even though retired, I love learning.  Have not dealt with electrical knowledge since high school.  How could I ever make an intelligent decision based on something I learned 45 years ago?  Thanks so much!
> “Good info. Learned a lot. Food good. Location good. Cost good.”
> “I enjoyed the class.  Learn something new on what industries are using -like new products.”