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RPU Co-Sponsoring Solar Class in February

RPU will be co-sponsoring a community education class entitled, “Solar Systems: Options, Economics, and Rebates on Saturday, February 21, 2009 from 10AM to 12PM at the Northrop Community Center.

The class will provide an overview of different heating and electric solar systems along with their costs and expected energy savings. Find out what to look for when purchasing equipment, selecting contractors, and dealing with code issues. The MN state rebate, utility contracts, and the new 30% Federal tax credit will be explained. The instructor, from Best Power International, has over 25 years of experience in the solar industry in Minnesota and will be able to answer all of your questions.

The cost of the class is $9.00 and to sign up please go to the community education website: