Community Solar

OPALCO will build its first big community solar project in 2018 on Decatur Island.  Community Solar gives everyone a chance to generate clean, green local power!

What is Community Solar? Community Solar, also known as a Solar Garden or Virtual Net Metering, is a power-generating solar array located in one area for the benefit of members with homes or businesses elsewhere.   Want to know more?  Check out the FAQ’s here.

Call for local artwork!

Make your mark on OPALCO’s Community Solar Project. OPALCO is launching a Community Solar Project in 2018 and would like our co-op members to design the look and logo!

Get involved in this very exciting project that is bringing sustainabilty, energy independence, and local power to our community!

Download the entry form here: Logo Contest Entry Form

Design contest rules:

* Any age can enter
* Must be a high quality vector image (300 dpi).
* Image should be suitable for use small and large, in color and grayscale, for print and web applications.

Due July 31.

Winner gets a trip to Decatur Island for the ribbon cutting ceremony, will be recognized in media releases and gifted some OPALCO gear with the new logo.


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