Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour
Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
See green technologies in our community including renewable energy, green building and clean transportation!
The Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour will take place Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at multiple locations at Kent State University and in the city of Kent, Ohio. This FREE self-guided open house is the 3rd Annual Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour and is part of the 17th Annual Green Energy Ohio Tour that highlights sites that are using innovative technologies that benefit the environment. While the Kent State University Field House solar array has been a part of the Greater Akron Solar Tour in the past, this is the third year for multiple tour sites in Portage County. The Kent Clean Transportation Cruise-In showcases energy efficient, hybrid and electric vehicles, and is part of the Kent Creativity Festival. The Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour is a joint event coordinated by the Kent State University Office of Sustainability, the city of Kent's Sustainability Commission and Green Energy Ohio.
Information Summaries from Green Energy Ohio
ABOUT THE STATEWIDE 2019 GREEN ENERGY OHIO TOUR
This FREE statewide event features self-guided, guided or open house tours in each region of the state and highlights homes, businesses and public buildings that are using green technologies such as solar, wind, geothermal, green design, energy efficiency and more. This year, the tour will be held on Sept. 27, 28 and 29. Check the statewide Green Energy Ohio Tour sites: www.GreenEnergyOhioTour.org.
2019 GREEN ENERGY OHIO PHOTO CONTEST
If you’re like GEO, you find beauty in green technologies too! Have a favorite site? Learn something new about a particular installation? Snap a photo and share them with us! We want to see your tour photos!
There are three easy ways to share your photos:
- Upload to the GEO Tour Event Page on Facebook.
- Share on Twitter or Instagram using #GEOtour.
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line GEO Tour Pics.
Photos could be featured on the GEO website, Facebook page and in the Monthly Connections Newsletter. The Tour Planning Committee will select their favorites and the winners will receive a prize!
Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour Prize Drawing
Visit four of the KENT Green Energy Ohio Tour sites and enter to win a prize drawing! Pick up a passport at any tour site. Drop off completed passports at the Kent Clean Transportation Cruise-In, Office of Sustainability table for a chance to win a prize!