You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

West

Carlisle

Deadline, workshop on solar-energy program

Continue reading below

Residents have until Sept. 30 to sign up for the local Solarize Massachusetts program, which encourages the installation of solar-power panels through group discounts. Solarize Carlisle members and representatives from SolarFlair Energy Inc. will be conducting a workshop and information session on the program Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Gleason Public Library’s Hollis Room. To find out whether a property might be a good candidate, homeowners should schedule an audit. An employee from SolarFlair, the contractor chosen to provide installations through the town program, will study factors such as the angle of the home’s roof and the amount of shade on the property to calculate its potential solar efficiency and payback period. Also, representatives from the town’s Energy Task Force are available to answer questions about the program on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon at the farmers market in the Kimballs Ice Cream parking lot at 341 Bedford Road. For more information, visit www.greencarlisle.org or send an e-mail to solarize@greencarlisle.org.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week