Charlestown Citizens Alliance - July 21, 2017

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What We Learned at Solar 101

What We Learned at Solar 101

Over 75 Charlestown residents attended the Solarize Charlestown program at Cross Mills Library on June 27 to learn about the State Incentives, Federal Tax Credits, and group purchasing power made possible by the partnership of the State of Rhode Island and the Town of Charlestown that make this an affordable time to add solar panels to your roof.

If you missed the program or just want to review the June 27 presentation, we have put together a slide show with a short summary of what we learned.

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Solarize Charlestown is a Great, but Limited Opportunity - Please Tell Your Neighbors

Solarize Charlestown is a Great, but Limited Opportunity - Please Tell Your Neighbors

The average price per watt for solar panel installation in Rhode Island is $3.89, but Sol Power offered a shared price of $2.94 per watt assuming 25 or more homes sign up. That low price combined with the state incentive and federal tax credits means you will actually make money from your solar panels. Even if one doesn't care about the positive environmental impact, most people are happy to get a good return on their investment.

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Solar Open House

Solar Open House

When: Saturday, July 22 from 9am to 12pm
Where: 26 Dowd Dr., Charlestown
What: Join the Solarize Charlestown Team, meet solar ambassador Nancy Mogielnicki, and tour Nancy's solar home to learn how you can add solar to your home.

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Check the CCA Events Calendar for more to do in Charlestown, or explore Charlestown using our Guide to Recreation/Conservation Areas.

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The banner image in this email is from a photograph of a Monarch Butterfly by Frances Topping. If you have photos of Charlestown wildlife, landscapes, or events that you would like to share with us to use on our website, Facebook, or in emails, please send them to us by email at charlestowncitizens@gmail.com.

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