Free Kingston Seminar Addresses Questions About Home Solar Energy

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Considering solar energy for your home to reduce cost and minimize your environmental imprint?

Fred Paris of the Wind Sun Institute and owner of Plymouth Solar Energy is offering a free educational presentation and discussion on “Residential Solar Energy” Thursday, March 2, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Jones River Landing, 55 Landing Road, Kingston.

Topics to be addressed include –

  • Variables of solar design: Roof space, budget and electric bill
  • Types of systems: Beyond the rooftop, Ground mounts, Trackers, Poles
  • Batteries: Beyond blackout protection
  • Residential financial model (template)*
  • Financial (Leasing vs. owning)
  • Tax credits and Incentives
  • Calculating payback

*Participants may bring their utility bill, calculator, and pencil to participate in design template.

As a technical business instructor, Paris has taught Strategic Business Planning at Northeastern University, Business Values and Renewable Energy sessions at Babson College, and private technical lessons for organizations across the United States. Locally, he designed and developed the solar energy curriculum at Massasoit Community College and is the owner of Plymouth Solar Energy.

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