City of Fremont, CA

09/30/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 09/30/2019 10:25

Fremont Solar Energy Workshop and Solar Tour

Spend an upcoming Saturday learning all about installing solar for your home! The City of Fremont is hosting a free Fremont Solar Energy Workshop and Solar Tour on Saturday, October 5.

From 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., attend the Fremont Solar Energy Workshop at the Irvington Community Center, 41885 Blacow Road, to learn about the basics of solar technology, the benefits of going solar, and how to access discounts for solar installations and zero emission vehicles through the Bay Area SunShares Program

After the workshop, attend the self-guided Fremont Solar Tour from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. to visit homes throughout Fremont that have installed solar. This is an opportunity to see solar systems up close and hear Fremont households talk about their experience and reasoning for going solar. Several homes will also be showcasing other sustainability features, including electric vehicles and drought-friendly landscaping.

By attending these events, you will learn how to save money on your home utility bills, cut your gas costs, reduce your greenhouse gas footprint, and drive on clean energy! To learn more and register, visit Fremont Solar Workshop.

These events are sponsored by the City of Fremont, the Business Council on Climate Change, and the Northern California Solar Energy Association with support from East Bay Community Energy.