12th Annual Green Energy Ohio Tour
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 3,4 & 5
across Ohio over 100 owners of solar, wind, and energy efficiency and related technologies held over 170 Open Houses showcasing their homes, businesses and other sites for this FREE and public educational event. Read more in this colorful Tour Preview edition available on the Tour and on-line to right >.
Green Energy Ohio
Volume 7 Issue 3
Green Energy Ohio Tour
Green Energy Ohio invites you to go on the GEO Tour with this Sites and Guided Tours Preview. Learn how to combat rising energy costs and reduce your environmental impact. Copies will be available at most GEO Tour Sites on October 3, 4 & 5, 2014.
News in this edition includes the new solar arrays across Ohio with an analysis of charging electric cars with solar power.
Copies of the full-color, 48 page magazine are available at coming GEO events. [READ EDITION ON-LINE]
See individual articles as .pdfs
Learn more about advertising opportunities in this exclusive, statewide renewable energy magazine. [CLICK HERE] 7,000 copies distributed across Ohio!
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GEO produces four quarterly full-color statewide news magazines containing up-to-date regional news, case studies of renewable energy applications and green building techniques, GEO Green Pages which serve as a directory of GEO business members, and a special feature section for each 48-page issue. Each issue is available free to view on-line page by page or as individual articles - click on magazine issues below to read on-line. The magazine is provided as a GEO Membership benefit and distributed at GEO events throughout the year.
2014 Magazine Covers in photo collage & Links to on-line editions
Guide to Green Energy Financing Incentives - Winter 2014
2014 Spring Event & Worthington Green on the Green - Spring 2014
Ohio Buyers Guide & Advancing Green Energy with SB 310
- Summer 2014
2014 Green Energy Ohio Tour- Fall 2014
The magazine in 2014 was supported by 33 advertisers, as 33 volunteers authored one or more news and feature articles, in addition to GEO Staff. The 27 quarterly editions of the GEO News Magazine are the primary chronicle of Ohio green energy development since 2008.
See more about GEO's Fall Appeal [CLICK HERE]
Green Energy Ohio Revises Commercial Solar Thermal Program - Effective November 1, 2014:
The Rebate Program is now available for commercial projects, including educational institutions. Project application forms must be submitted in coordination with a qualified commercial installer.
Applying commercial installer must have a Power Business Membership ($500 level) or higher level GEO business membership to apply for the rebate and meet basic qualifications as indicated in the Application Form Part I.
This commercial program is designed to stimulate an estimated $500,000 worth of new commercial solar thermal installations in Ohio by offering rebates for up to 30% of the solar thermal project costs for fluid based systems that provide heating of potable water and/or space heating.
For more information [CLICK HERE], or contact Barry Adler at email@example.com or call toll-free 1-866-473-3664.
Thanks to Tour-Goers, Sponsors, and Volunteers who took our 12th statewide Green Energy Ohio Tour! Despite challenging weather, clean energy education took place at over 170 open houses at 110 tour sites and in 9 Guided Tours with solar, wind, energy efficiency and related technologies. The tour reached 31 Counties.
See 110 Tour Sites on Ohio Map. See GEO Tour News Stories.
This FREE, public statewide event Friday, Saturday & Sunday October 3, 4 & 5 provided the unique opportunity for people to visit and talk with owners living and working with clean energy technologies.
GEO Tour 108 Sites by Regional Photos (Click on photo to link to Site Descriptions)
Northeast Ohio - 43 Tour Sites in Photo Album
Northwest Ohio -9 Tour Sites in Photo Album
Central Ohio - 24 Tour Sites in Photo Album
Southeast Ohio - 7 Tour Sites in Photo Album
Southwest Ohio - 26 Tour Sites in Photo Album
Thanks to the 2014 GEO Tour Sponsors!
R.J. Perritt Homes- Ohio's 1st DOW POWERHOUSE Solar Shingles
Solar Power & Light - Antioch College's New 1 Megawatt Solar Farm
Featured Sponsors: Ecohouse Solar, KeyBank,
Zane State College, Third Sun Solar & Wind Power,
and Dayton Power & Light
Supporting Sponsors: Akron Zoo, Yellowlite, Everpower, Vectren, Dovetail Solar & Wind, and Turner Foundation
National Solar Tour
The 12th Green Energy Ohio Tour is part of the American Solar Energy Society's National Solar Tour. GEO is the Ohio Chapter of ASES.
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Recent GEO Central Ohio Clean Energy Network Expert Speaker Presentations:
See Dale Arnold's Ohio Farm Bureau Federation presentation from Sept. 4 Tools Left in the Green Energy Toolkit after SB 310 GEO CEN Meeting [CLICK HERE] & his Summer GEO News Magazine Article [CLICK HERE].
See Christina O'Keeffe's MORPC presentation from August 7
Regional Energy Action Plan for the Columbus Region GEO
CEN Meeting [CLICK HERE] & her Summer GEO News Magazine Article [CLICK HERE].