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2015 Louisville Solar Tour

  • 10 Oct 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Green Building, Louisville, KY

The 2015 Louisville Solar Tour will be Saturday, October 10th, in partnership with ASES (American Solar Energy Society). This annual event provides real-life examples of how Louisville 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. This year's tour will feature an several educational programs: an introduction to solar at the Green Building in the morning (10-11:30am); bus tour with Tim Darst of KIPL, self-guided bike and self-guided vehicle tour options to see various solar systems; plus a solar energy celebration fair at the Apocalypse Brew Works in the afternoon (2-4pm) where installer and electric vehicle owners/dealers will display their products. EvolveKY, the all electric vehicle club, will be also be involve. They will be participate at all 3 events (Green Building, Bus Tour, and Apocalypse). Everyone is welcomed to come to any or all of these Louisville Solar Tour Day events! You can also review our Solar Tour's website for more information, sign up and to reserve your spot on the bus! 


10-11 am Green Building (732 West Market St) - Kickoff, educational presentations, nonprofit tabling and tour information (EV outside)

11-3 pm  Self-guided tours (general public)

12-3 pm  Solar Bus Tour with host Tim Darst along with Electric Vehicles. Meet at the APCD parking lot (850 Barret Ave.)  Louisville Biking Club will also be touring.
12-3 pm  Bike tour with host Beth Brown with Wallace McMullen supporting her; meet at the APCD parking lot (850 Barret Ave.)
1-4pm    Apocalypse Brewery Works (1612 Mellwood Ave) – after-party + vender tabling + Tesla and UK "solar car" on display

For more information go to or contact Robert Chatham (

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