What: Information session for communities interested in participating in (or simply learning more about) Solarize Upper Valley.

When: November 12th, 2013 | 5:00pm – 6:30pm

Where: Porter Community Room at the Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road, Norwich, VT

Refreshments Provided | Please RSVP

Who Should Attend:  This event is open to the public.  Energy committee members and/or municipal leaders are encouraged to attend.  Let us help you decide if this program could be a good match for your community.

Meeting Prep: Attendees are encouraged to read Vital Communities’ Request for Proposals from Communities, and come ready with questions.  This RFP provides a detailed program description, timeline, and breakdown of Solarize Upper Valley roles and responsibilities.


  • Presentation from Sarah Simonds, Energy Program Manager at Vital Communities and Solarize Upper Valley Program Manager.
  • Presentation from Toni Bouchard, Vice President at SmartPower, the nation’s leading non-profit marketing firm dedicated to promoting clean, renewable energy and energy efficiency.  Toni will share successes and lessons learned from Solarize programs in Connecticut and Massachusetts.
  • Q & A