The Kentucky Solar Energy Society

Frankfort Solar Tour

 October 2019

 To register, email or call 502-223-7936

Attend this FREE event where you can tour existing solar installations to see how Kentucky families and businesses are harnessing free energy from the sun to generate electricity, warm and cool their homes, heat water, charge their electric cars, and slash monthly utility bills.

The tour will offer direct perspectives from homeowners, businesses and solar installers about the costs, processes and economic and environmental benefits of going solar.  You will have an opportunity to tour solar homes and businesses harnessing the power of the sun, interact with solar installers and learn more about how to put solar to work for YOU!  

Participants provide their own transportation and are welcome to attend the tour at either or both tour sites.  This event is free but pre-registration is requested by emailing Andy McDonald at or call 502-223-7936.

Past tours included:




Juniper Hills Park Pro Shop

   21 KW Solar PV System

   Featuring 82 solar panels, a ballasted mounting system with no roof penetrations and two SolarEdge inverters with power optimizers

   This PV system is owned by Earth Tools Inc. and leased to the City of Frankfort

800 Louisville Rd.
Frankfort, KY 40601

Net-Zero Energy Home and Farm at Cedar Ring Greens

•  Featuring a 2.1 KW PV system, solar water heating, and a farm house renovated using passive solar design and other green building practices. The home and farm have produced all of their net electricity needs from renewable energy since 2011.

• Cedar Ring Greens is a certified organic farm that sells at the Franklin County Farmers Market. The farm includes three high tunnels for winter vegetable production and a homemade walk-in cooler.

7134 Owenton Rd.
Frankfort, KY 40601

For more information please email Andy McDonald or KySES

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