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Take a Clean Energy Journey in the Buckeye State!

 

...Resources for Tour Organizers...

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Do you want to organize a solar tour in your community as a part of the Ohio Solar Tour?

If yes, please read the information & expectations below to determine if you can make the full commitment on the responsibilities to conduct a tour and then contact Green Energy Ohio (GEO) about your interes.  We will work with you to produce & distribute a guidebook, promote the tour, work with the media, handle public inquiries, and conduct a quality tour of clean energy applications.

Guidelines to Organize a Solar Tour............

Getting Started
Selecting Sites
Designing a Tour
Securing Local Sponsors
Developing & Publishing a Guidebook
Promotion
Tour Day Supplies
Wrapping Up

Download the full guidelines on organzing a solar tour in your community, click here (PDF <1 MB).

Timeline to Organize a Solar Tour..................

Expectations for GEO and Tour Organizers

Basic Information:
The annual Ohio Solar Tour is a statewide program that provides simultaneous public tours to homes, businesses, schools, parks, and other public sites that feature clean energy technologies (ie. wind turbine, solar electric, solar hot water, passive solar design, green building products, and other energy-saving technologies).

Northeast Ohio  ..................................................................
(Ashland, Ashtabula, Carroll, Columbiana, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson, Lake, Lorain, Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Wayne)
Northwest Ohio  .................................................................(Allen, Auglaize, Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Huron, Lucas, Mercer, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Shelby, Van Wert, Williams, Wood)
Central Ohio  .....................................................................
(Coshocton, Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Hardin, Knox, Licking, Logan, MadisonMarion, Morrow, Muskingum, Pickaway, Richland, Ross, Tuscarawas, Union, Wyandot)
Southeast Ohio  .................................................................
Athens, Belmont, Gallia, Guernsey, Hocking, Lawrence, Meigs, Morgan, Monroe, Noble, Perry, Pike, Ross, Scioto, Vinton, Washington)
Southwest Ohio  ................................................................
(Adams, Brown, Bulter, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Darke, Fayette, Greene, HamiltonHighland, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, Warren)

Final Note:

If you read this information and feel like you can tackle a tour, please contact GEO. We hope these guidelines don't overwhelm you and please remember, GEO will help you every step in the process.

 

It's fascinating to see the response of tour attendees as they embark on this clean energy journey, and they will be appreciative of your efforts. You can definitely feel proud of the difference you can make in the lives of individuals in your community by coordinating a tour and advocating renewable energy.

 

Please contact GEO to get started!