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Northey, Klein Take Part in Rural Solar Tour in Washington County

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 6:33 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

Some elected officials took part in a tour in Washington County focused on solar power. The group, which included Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey and Representative Jarad Klein, visited places where solar energy is being utilized, like Farmers Electric Coop in Kalona and the Washington County fairgrounds. The purpose of the solar tour was to highlight the impact solar energy is having and how it’s being embraced by rural Iowans.