RREAL Receives Bush Foundation Grant For Solar Projects and Assistance

CLINIC UPDATES ARE EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED IN MAY 2020.>>DENNIS: A BACKUS ORGANIZATION WHICH WANTS TO END ENERGY POVERTY WITH PIONEERING CLIMATE APPROPRIATE SOLUTIONS HAS RECEIVED A LARGE GRANT TO HELP WITH THEIR EFFORTS. THE BUSH FOUNDATION TODAY AWARDED ONE OF ITS 2019 BUSH PRIZES FOR COMMUNITY INNOVATION TO THE RURAL RENEWABLE ENERGY ALLIANCE. THE […]

African Trainees Learning About Solar Power In Backus

LPTV.ORG/NEWS.>>>OVER THE PAST TWO WEEKS, SIX TRAINEES FROM DIFFERENT COUNTRIES IN AFRICA HAVE BEEN LEARNING ABOUT SOLAR POWER IN BACKUS. THE GROUP HAS COME TOGETHER UNDER SOLAR ENERGY INTERNATIONAL TO LEARN ABOUT OFF-GRID SOLAR. FOR EIGHT HOURS A DAY, THEY ARE LEARNING THE FUNDAMENTALS AND HOW BATTERIES CONTRIBUTE TO OFF-GRID INSTALLATIONS. AFTER THE PROGRAM IS […]

Golden Apple: Solar Schools Project Officially Completed

ACTUAL GAME.>>A.J.: ALL THE SEASONS ARE COMBINING INTO ONE.>>Dennis: THE OFFICIAL COMPLETION OF A PROJECT LONG IN THE WORKS AT THREE SCHOOL SYSTEMS IN THE AREA WAS CELEBRATED TODAY. THE SOLAR SCHOOLS PROJECT INSTALLED SIX SOLAR ARRAYS AT THE PINE RIVER-BACKUS AND PEQUOT LAKES SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND CENTRAL LAKES COLLEGE. FOR THIS WEEK’S GOLDEN APPLE, […]

Solar Arrays Installed At Pequot Lakes And Pine River-Backus School Districts

WEIMANN.>>>AS OF THIS MONTH, 25% OF THE ENERGY USED BY THE PEQUOT LAKES SCHOOL DISTRICT IS NOW SHOALER — SOLAR POWERED. THIS IS THE SECOND SOLAR ARRAY THAT HAS BEEN INSTALLED THIS YEAR AT AREA SCHOOLS THANKS TO A PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE RURAL RENEWABLE ENERGY ALLIANCE, SOURCEWELL AND THE REGION FIVE DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION. REPORTER RACHEL […]

Golden Apple: Students Learn About Solar Energy At Brainerd Public Library

>>Josh: PUSH IT OVER THE BUBBLE TO GET INTO THE BIG DANCE. THANK YOU, A.J.>>>THE BRAINERD PUBLIC LIBRARY RECENTLY PARTNERED WITH A UNIQUE ORGANIZATION BASED IN PINE RIVER TO OFFER A CLASS ON SOLAR ENERGY TO GRADE SCHOOL STUDENTS. THE RURAL RENEWABLE ENERGY ALLIANCE TAUGHT THE CLASS ON THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF SOLAR ENERGY, AND […]

Leech Lake Band/RREAL Solar Energy Project Wins Environmental Initiative Award

AND NOW MORE NEWS WITH DENNIS WEIMANN.>>>A PARTNERSHIP PROJECT BETWEEN THE LEECH LAKE BAND OF OJIBWE WAY AND THE RURAL RENEWABLE ENERGY ALLIANCE HAS WON THE 2018 ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVE AWARD FOR CLEAN ENERGY EFFORTS. AFTER FIVE SOLAR ARRAYS WERE DESIGNED AND INSTALLED AT THE LEECH LAKE TRIBAL COLLEGE, IT IS NOW THE FIRST 100% LOW-INCOME […]

Lakeland Currents 809 – Solar Energy Innovations

♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ Lakeland Public Television presents Currents with host Ray Gildow. Sponsored by Nisswa Tax Service, offering tax preparation for individuals and businesses, across from the city hall in Nisswa and on the web at nisswatax.com. Hello everyone and welcome again to Lakeland Currents where today we’re going to be talking about […]