Mark Your Calendars!

FVSN Energy Forum

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Waubonsee Sugar Grove Campus
Route 47 Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL 60554

The Fox Valley Sustainability Network Energy Forum is less than a week away. Join us this Wednesday, June 21st, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove campus to learn about the new Future Energy Jobs Act (FEJA), how to become a SolSmart registered community, and much more. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to view Nissan's all-electric Nissan Leaf which will be on display.

The event will take place in room 110D in the APC Building. Parking spots will be available on the east side of the building.

Speakers include:

  • Zach Greene, Project Manager, SolSmart
  • Mark Pruitt, Principal, Illinois Community Choice Aggregation Network
  • Elizabeth Doris, Principal Laboratory Program Manager: State, Local, and Tribal Program, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Ken Buckman, CEO, Rainy Investments

The Energy forum will also feature a sustainability tour of Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove campus and topic area discussions of specific project implementation related to water, food, waste, energy, economic development, transportation and green infrastructure.

This event is free and open to everyone. However, there is a limited seat capacity. Please RSVP to Taylee Pardi at or 312.706.2532 to secure your seat. Visit the website often for updates.

Thank you to everyone that attended GreenTown Fox Valley at Two Brothers Roundhouse in downtown Aurora on Thursday, April 27, 2017!

To view presentations from the event, click here.

To view the full event agenda, click here.

A special thank you to our sponsors:

Community Lead Sponsors:
City of Aurora
Grand Victoria Riverboat Fund
Ozinga Bros. Inc.

Core Sponsors:
Applied Ecological Services
Alderman William M. Donnell,  4th Ward, City of Aurora
Nissan North America

Sponsors of the Mayors Breakfast:
Hey and Associates
Republic Services

Community Sponsors:
Chiro One Wellness Centers

Mayors Breakfast Partner:
Elevate Energy

Host of Mayors Breakfast GreenTown Fox Valley:
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aurora/Naperville

Host of GreenTown Fox Valley:
Two Brothers Roundhouse

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Photo: Ryan Afflerbaugh, licensed under CC BY 4.0