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Green workshop to be in Rock Falls

Published: Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 1:15 a.m. CDT

ROCK FALLS – A free workshop, “Turn Green into Green: Illinois Energy Now Public Sector,” will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Ogle County Farm Bureau, 421 W. Pines Road.

The program is open to public sector facilities representatives in Whiteside, Carroll, Lee and Ogle counties.

Financial incentives from Illinois Energy Now for facility upgrades to electric and natural gas systems will be discussed. Carol Kulek, consultant for the state Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunities, will be among the presenters.

DCEO staff will be available to schedule free energy audits for public facilities and provide application assistance. Registration is requested; contact Blackhawk Hills Regional Council at info@blackhawkhills.com or 815-625-3854 to sign up.

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