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Learn all about your solar options with the Energy & Climate Change Outreach Team
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Zoom & FB Live Event: Go Solar!

  • Thursday, June 11, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Monday, June 15, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

"What are photovoltaics?" "How do they work and what incentives and rebate programs are available so I can put them on my house?" "What if my house is too shaded for solar?" “What’s a solar farm?”

If you've been asking some of these questions, come find the answers and the options that could work for you. Whether you’re a renter or own your home, or even if you live in an apartment, solar really is available now to everyone! The Town of Ithaca and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County’s (CCE) Energy & Climate Change Team will be presenting two remote conversations covering all your options:

Thursday, 6/11 from 3-4:30pm

Monday, 6/15 from 6-7:30pm

Available through Zoom and FaceBook Live! Free and open to the public. Please preregister by clicking on the date for the session you’re interested in (above). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For more information or alternative access without internet, please contact Guillermo Metz at

Setting Up Zoom:

To download and install the Zoom Application:

  • Go to and from the Download Center, click on the Download button under “Zoom Client For Meetings”.
    • This application will automatically download when you start your first Zoom Meeting, but installing before class is a good idea.
  • Once the download is complete, proceed with installing the Zoom application onto your computer.
  • Once Zoom is installed, click on the emailed Zoom link to begin viewing the class in Zoom
  • After you register, you will be emailed a Zoom link and password. If you do not find a Zoom link, please check your junk email.



Last updated May 28, 2020