Solar Chicago pools purchasing power and reduces cost 25%

Owners of single-family homes and two-flats in Chicago and surrounding communities can participate in a new  solar discount program that pools buying power to make New Discount Solar Program Flyer v3-page-001going solar more affordable than ever (25% off).  Take these three easy steps to get started:

1.       Learn about the program:  Attend an upcoming workshop on Thursday, August 21, 2014, 7:00-8:30pm at the Oak Park Main Library, 834 Lake St, Oak Park. Learn the basics of residential solar from the program contractors, Juhl Energy / Microgrid Solar,  and have your questions answered. The event is hosted by Green Community Connections, Seven Generations Ahead / PlanItGreen, and the Interfaith Green Network.  If you are unable to attend, find program details on the Solar Chicago web site.

2.      Sign up, with no obligation:  Register at the 8/21 event above or at Once you register, Juhl Energy / Microgrid Solar will contact you to schedule a free on-site evaluation. 

3.      Have your home evaluated.  A contractor will help you determine what works best for your needs and budget and provide you with a written, no-obligation proposal and price quote.

October deadline:  Homeowners have until October to sign a contract and lock in the savings offered through SolarChicago.

Help Spread the Word:  More participants means a better deal for you and more clean, reliable solar power for your community.  If the group collectively installs more than 100 kilowatts of new solar capacity, the Juhl / Microgrid Solar team will provide each homeowner with an additional cash incentive.