See why Winneshiek County has the most solar in the state of Iowa!
The Winneshiek Energy District, alongside Green Iowa AmeriCorps, Luther College, and the home-owners and businesses that have offered to participate, is hosting a residential solar open house on Saturday, October 24th from 9:00am-1:00pm, and a Solar Business Tour and Workshop on Monday, October 26th from 10:30am-2:30pm.
On Saturday the 24th of October, join us in touring more than ten homes that have installed solar energy, for the Second Annual Decorah Energy Extravaganza. Talk to home-owners, installers, contractors, and professionals in order to learn more about the solar energy work being done in Winneshiek County and beyond! We will be touring Luther's solar array off of College drive at 9:00am, which is the biggest in Iowa. Join us afterward for a Solar 'How To' Workshop at Luther College in Valders Hall, Room 206 at 1:00pm.
On Monday the 26th of October, register to learn more about what businesses are doing to convert so solar energy. There will be a tour and a workshop 10:30am-2:00pm. We will meet at Luther College and tour three businesses in Decorah that have installed solar panels. Learn from Decorah Chevy, Pizza Ranch, and West Side Dental all about the incentives, both financially and environmentally, to start converting to solar energy. Don't wait to convert. The financial climate and incentives are here to help along the way. Tickets are $15.00 and will include lunch. Please register online.
The Winneshiek Energy District is very grateful for the community support behind this event, and we would love for anyone to join in the Second Annual Decorah Energy Extravaganza! Click here for more information and to register for the business tour and workshop.