St. Lawrence University

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"Eyes On" Solar Installation - Cancelled

Saturday, April 12, 2014 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Sustainability Semester House

Spend the afternoon with the President of Northern Lights Energy, Inc., Scott Shipley. Learn about the process of siting, sizing and installing a solar photovoltaic system and participate in an actual installation at the Sustainability Semester House.

Think you might want to have solar on your roof or in your lawn one day? Interested in a career in the renewable energy sector? Just plain curious what it takes (and costs) to make solar happen? This is the workshop for you. Scott’s knowledge mixed with his sense of humor promise to make this solar workshop an exciting choice for a Saturday. Class size is limited to 12 students.

The Installation will take place at the Sustainability Semester House located a few minutes outside of Canton. Transportation from campus will be provided.
Items needed: work gloves, work clothes, closed toed shoes, dress appropriately to work outside
Lunch will be provided

Registration will open on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at noon and remain open until Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at noon. After registration closes names of participants will be picked by lottery. If your name is picked then you will receive an email confirming that you are registered on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. If your name is placed on a waiting list, you will also be notified on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 and you will be contacted as soon as possible if a workshop space opens up. Questions? Contact us at