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Solar Energy Tour (small passenger bus guided tour)

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 @ 12:30 PM-5:00 PM

Green Energy Series

Tour Guide: Jim Jordan, Senior Coordinator, Continuing Education, University of Missouri – St. Louis; Board Chair and Educational Outreach Director, Show Me Solar


Experience how solar energy is powering homes and businesses in St. Louis on this small passenger bus guided field trip.

You’ll tour a home designed with a focus on sustainability and universal accessibility and an older South City home retrofitted with solar panels; learn about different types of solar panels at Ameren’s Renewable Energy Learning Center; and enjoy some pub grub and wet your whistle (beverages not included in cost) as we continue our discussion on our final stop at the Civil Life Brewery– powered by 104 solar panels. You’ll meet solar home and business owners, an energy engineer, and a solar installer on this up-close and engaging look at solar energy in St. Louis.

Meet at:
Dennis and Judith Jones Visitors Center in Forest Park
5595 Grand Drive
St. Louis, MO 63112

Parking is available in the lot across from the Visitors Center, or on the street in Forest Park.

Registration required.&nbsp COST: $30 per person.  OPEN to ALL.  Space is limited, so register early!  Middle and high school students welcome. 

For more information, or to register, CLICK HERE, or call 314.533.8586.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2012
12:30 PM-5:00 PM
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