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Community-Based and Shared Solar Options Forum on Tuesday, June 21st


Community-Based & Shared Solar Options Forum

  • Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

This forum will provide an overview of community-based and shared solar options, focusing on Solarize Hudson Valley, Community Choice Aggregation (CCA), and Community Distributed Generation (CDG). Additionally, case studies of how the programs are being implemented in Hudson Valley communities will be presented. The forum will include information for a variety of audiences, including municipal, residential, businesses, and agriculture. A question and answer session will follow.

Presenters include: 

  • Erica Blatt, Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County
  • John Wackman, Solarize Hudson Valley (Northern Dutchess)
  • Jessica Barry and Betta Broad, Citizens for Local Power
  • Mike Gordon, Sustainable Westchester
  • Max Joel, NYSERDA
  • Azriel Alleyne, CDG Project Developer for Solar Alliance Freedom, Inc.

Certificates of attendance for municipal training credit will be provided.

The forum is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

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Mid-Hudson Heritage Center
317 Main Street
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Last updated June 3, 2016