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Klickitat County Solar Pole Building

6kW SolarWorld pole building in Klickitat County helps keep the meter running backwards for this small tree farm. The micro inverters tie into the existing electrical panel in the pole barn, distributing the energy to the entire farm. If power … Continue reading

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White Salmon Community Laundry Goes Solar!

The Community Laundry in White Salmon, Washington recently opened up. As part of their sustainability effort they included a massive solar hot water system to pre heat laundry water, super efficient washing machines, and had Hire Electric install a 5kW … Continue reading

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Sherman County Announces Zero Interest Loan Program for Solar!

Hire Electric has done five solar project in Sherman County to date and we are very excited about the county’s new loan program. Incentives in the form of state and federal tax credits help to pay for the cost of … Continue reading

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Solar Ribbon Cutting in Moro, OR Aug 14th

Ribbon Cutting, Hot Dog & Water Melon Feed August 14, 2012 – 3pm to 6pm – Open house - Ribbon Cutting at 5pm Sherman County RV Park, Moro, Oregon In the early spring of 2012 Hire Electric installed a solar awning … Continue reading

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Solar Seminar in Walla Walla Washington

Sept 5, 2012 6:30pm Sustainable Living Center at the Walla Walla Community College. 500 Tausick Way, Walla Walla, WA 99362 Hire Electric and Silk Road Environmental will be talking about powering our future NOW with nature’s resources. Here are the high points: … Continue reading

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Solar Seminar in Kennewick, WA Sept 6th

Sept 6, 2012 6:30pm Red Lion Columbia Center 1101 North Columbia Center Boulevard, Kennewick, WA (509) 783-0611 ‎ · redlion.rdln.com Free Solar Seminar! Last years seminars were a great success with about 20 people each time excited to learn about the new … Continue reading

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Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo 2012

d Hire Electric will have a booth at the Benton Franklin County Fair from August 21 to the 25th. Stop by to talk about solar, solar car ports, electric vehicle charging, and wind power. We have a 10kW Bergey wind … Continue reading

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Hood River County Fair 2012

Hood River County has an old time country fair out in Odell, Oregon. This year Hire Electric’s solar division had a booth at the fair to help people learn more about solar. SunStorage loaned us their Architectural array and the … Continue reading

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Glenwood school gets solar lab

From the Goldendale Sentinel July 4, 2012 | Vol. 133, No. 27 | View PDF http://www.goldendalesentinel.com/cgi-bin/start.cgi/cms/story.html?id=1017 Solar4Schools Glenwood Site As summer begins, so does the construction of a solar system at the Glenwood School that will provide a hands on laboratory for students … Continue reading

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