Grow Solar La Crosse initiative provides savings to home, business owners
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – La Crosse area home and business owners will have cost-saving and carbon-reduction opportunities with the Grow Solar La Crosse program.
The program will allow individual home and commercial property owners to access competitive prices for solar installations through group purchases, according to a news release from the City of La Crosse.
The City of La Crosse, La Crosse County, and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) are supporting the solar group purchase program for residents and businesses located within La Crosse County.
“Grow Solar has the potential to dramatically increase La Crosse’s renewable energy generation and its energy independence, while also supporting our goal of carbon neutrality by 2050,” said City of La Crosse Environmental Planner, Lewis Kuhlman.
MREA will work with a local team to provide free, one-hour educational sessions for the public. The “Solar Power Hour” webinars will provide participants with information on how solar energy works and answer questions. To register, visit the Grow Solar La Crosse website here. Home and business owners may sign up for an estimate, general program updates, and Solar Power Hour announcements.
The full schedule of webinars is available at the website, and the first few presentations are as follows: