July 28, 2015
For Immediate Release
Contact: Dean Kallenbach
Senior Regional Manager
Wisconsin Public Radio
Renewable Energy Projects to be Featured on The West Side August 3
Recent renewable energy projects in western Wisconsin will be the focus of discussion on Wisconsin Public Radio’s The West Side on Monday, April 20 at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls.
Host Rich Kremer will welcome Dody Wubker, chief financial officer for the Eau Claire energy cooperative, Adam Wehling, associate dean of agriculture, energy at the Chippewa Valley Technical College, and a representative from the Dairyland Power Co-op.
The segment will focus on renewable energy projects in Wisconsin, including the installation of wind turbines at the Chippewa Valley Technical College. Kremer and guests will also discuss the Eau Claire Energy Cooperative’s initiative of building a five-acre field of solar panels called a ‘solar garden’ in Eau Claire.
The West Side is a call-in program focused on issues specific to western Wisconsin. The show airs on Mondays at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls. Listeners may call in with questions and comments during the program at 1-800-228-5615.
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