Anyone interested in small-scale renewable energy projects is invited to attend a one-day small scale energy conference on Tuesday, April 26 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm in Beatrice at the Holiday Inn Express. Technologies to be covered are wind, solar, methane, geothermal, bio-energy and flex-fuel infrastructure. Speakers will explain the steps necessary to turn ideas into projects, including resource assessment, permitting and certification, and financing. Co-sponsors are the USDA Rural Development and University of Nebraska Lincoln Extension. Call the Gage County Extension office at 223-1384 for more information and to pre-register by April 20th. A $20 registration fee covers meeting cost, materials and lunch. The registration form is available on the front page of the local Extension website, gage.unl.edu USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer and lender.
For more information e-mail Paul C Hay at [email protected], call 402-223-1384, or
visit the Gage County Nebraska Extension Website: gage.unl.edu