EAST LANSING — The 13th annual Michigan Energy Fair, the largest and longest-running event of its kind in Michigan, will take place at the Mason County Fairgrounds in Ludington, Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8.
At the fair, exhibits and workshops will provide the latest information on solar, wind, and energy efficiency products, financial assistance, and programs that can help homeowners, businesses, and institutions.
The event is sponsored by the East Lansing-based Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association.
The program on Friday, June 7 is intended for energy professionals, facility managers, and educators. It will run from noon to 5 p.m., followed by a reception. There will be a $25 charge to attend workshops, with pre-registration available now at www.glrea.org.
On Saturday, June 8, the program will be free for attendees and will be oriented more toward the general public. In addition to a variety of workshops and exhibits, there will be kids’ activities, an alternative fuel vehicle showcase, Green School art contest winners, wind farm tours and music. Exhibits will open Saturday at 9 a.m. to workshops running from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A complete schedule of workshops will be posted next week on www.glrea.org.