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Solarize Indiana to host virtual meeting on federal tax credit for solar panels

Solarize Indiana to host virtual meeting on federal tax credit for solar panels

Solar panels

Solar panels on the roof of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 697 LEED-certified headquarters in Merrillville.

Solarize Indiana hopes to educate anyone interested in solar energy on a federal incentive offered to those who install solar panels during an upcoming meeting.

This week, the statewide, volunteer-based organization will discuss how a 26% federal investment tax credit has been extended until 2022 for homeowners and businesses seeking to install solar panels. 

The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, and prior registration is required, according to a news release. 

A link to register can be found on the nonprofit's Facebook page at, or by sending an email to Carolyn Vann,, or John Vann,, co-chairpersons of Solarize Indiana.

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Mary Freda is the South Lake County reporter at The Times. She is a proud Ball State graduate, where she studied news journalism and Spanish. You can reach Mary at or 219-853-2563.

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