The benefits of using solar energy in homes or businesses will be presented at two upcoming free “Power Pack” Information Sessions hosted by McHenry County College. The first session will take place from 6-7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19 at the MCC Shah Center,in McHenry.
Representatives from Midwest Renewable Energy Association will explain how homeowners, business owners or governmental agencies can save money, create jobs and expand the use of clean energy. Participants will receive information on the basics about solar energy, how to get a site assessment for meeting specifications for solar and tips on finding qualified solar installers and incentive information.
The second Power Pack session will take place from 6-7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14 at a LEED Certified Netzero Electric home in McHenry County.
To register for the Power Pack sessions, use course ID: NPG S88 019 for the Sept. 19 session and course ID: NPG S88 020 for the Nov. 14 session. Contact the MCC Registration Office at (815) 455-8588 or in person in Room A258 or online: www.growsolar.org/power-pack-program/program-for-homeowners.