Anyone interested in alternative technologies in energy and power should come out for a self-drive tour from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 17 in the Madison and Oneida counties area.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Oneida County and Morrisville College will host and offer this self-drive tour, which begins at Cornell Cooperative Extension, 100 Eaton St., Morrisville.
Topics explored include: agricultural biomass sources, including industrial hemp, used as food, feed, fiber, and fuel stocks; large and small scale wind; solar photovoltaic and solar thermal technologies; aquaculture and aquaponics facilities and the newly constructed Mesonet Weather Station.
Registration is required (the $10 fee includes lunch) and must be received by Aug. 12. Pay and register online at: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/energytour_230 OR send check payable to “CCE ONEIDA” and mail to CCE Oneida, 121 Second St. Oriskany, NY 13424. Please make memo note on check “MORRISVILLE ENERGY TOUR”