Do-It-Yourself Workshop This Thursday Evening Sign Up Now

The Tennessee Solar Energy Association in collaboration with the Tennessee Renewable Energy and Economic Development Council is holding a workshop for those interested in installing solar in their homes, businesses and farms.

The workshop is set for 6 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, at the University of Tennessee Conference Center. The Center is located at the corner of Locust and Clinch downtown.

Experts will provide information and a manual containing articles on each aspect of solar purchasing of equipment and how the equipment is assembled to produce electricity from sunlight. The manual will contain examples of home solar projects as published in Home Power magazine.

Cost for the dinner buffet, the manual and the instruction is $30. TSEA and TREEDC members will have a $5 discount. Space is limited.

Free parking will be available at the Locust Street garage across the street from the U.T. Conference Center.

Details are available on and registration info is found under the Events heading of the website.