Saskatchewan Solar Tours: Bus Tour of Homes and Businesses with Solar Energy (Regina and Area, June 18, 2011)

Saskatchewan Solar Tours is having their 2nd Annual bus tour of homes and business powered by solar energy.  On Saturday June 18, 2011 the bus will take participants to view first hand a variety of solar and wind installations within Regina and in the surrounding rural area.

The Tour has two separate components: a morning Urban Tour and an afternoon Rural Tour.  Participants can opt to take one or both of the tours. (Please bring a lunch if you plan to take both tours.)

The morning Urban Tour will visit sites within Regina.  The bus leaves Candy Cane Park (just east of the Science Centre on Wascana Drive) at 9:00 am and returns at noon.

The afternoon Rural Tour travels to sites in and around Pilot Butte, White City and Lumsden.  The bus leaves Candy Cane Park at 1:00 pm and returns at 5:00 pm. 

Tickets for each tour are $20.  They can be purchased at Nature’s Best Market (2224 – 14th Avenue) or contact David Orban at 522-6543 or

Solar professionals or the owners will be on site to explain the solar systems and answer questions.  The Solar Bus Tour is sponsored by WestSource, Kelln Solar, W.C. Greenpower Solutions, and Clean Green Regina.