BELLINGHAM - People can learn about solar energy at free workshops from March to May in Bellingham.
They're being organized by Community Energy Solutions, a not-for-profit based on Bainbridge Island.
Workshop dates and locations are:
-- Saturday, March 23, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Bellingham Public Library, 210 Central Ave.
-- Wednesday, April 10, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Bellingham Public Library.
-- Saturday, April 27, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Fairhaven library branch, 1117 12th St.
-- Tuesday, May 14, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at RE Store, 2309 Meridian St.
Two factory tours of Itek Energy, a Bellingham-based solar panel manufacturer, also are part of Community Energy Solutions' community solar initiative.
Go online to GoSolarBellingham.com to register for the workshops and to learn about the factory tours.
Reach KIE RELYEA at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 715-2234.