Solar Power Your Portfolio: SolarShare Community Bonds
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
Join us for a conversation about community based solar energy solutions.
Find out how easy it is to participate in community solar power projects across Ontario by becoming a member of the SolarShare Co-operative and investing in a Community Solar Bond.
- As a member you will have a vote in the co-operative and be a part of an exciting new community
- Your $1000 bond will earn you a 5% return annually over a 5 year term
- Your participation will support a growing green energy economy in Ontario and help to create local renewable energy jobs, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and help to democratize the province's energy system
If you are interested in community power co-ops, local solar PV, or impact investment opportunities, share your passion with us.
Refreshments will be served. This is a zero-waste event so please bring your own travel mug.
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SolarShare is the first organization to offer the Ontario public such a way to participate in the development of solar energy projects. A success story of the Green Energy Act, SolarShare sells securities in the form of bonds to finance its portfolio of commercial-scale solar photovoltaic projects. Its 630 members have collectively raised $4 million and financed 23 projects representing 1.2 MW of installed solar power generation capacity. SolarShare’s mission is to engage as many people as possible in fostering a clean, solar powered future.