november, 2017

03nov2:00 pm4:00 pmUniversity of Illinois Solar Farm Tour

Event Details

The University of Illinois Solar Farm at Urbana-Champaign is one of the largest university-owned photovoltaic arrays in the country. Take a tour of this renewable energy farm to see the benefits in action! All ages welcome

Tours begin at the Physical Plant Service Building (PPSB) at 1501 S. Oak Street in Champaign, with a 45 minute presentation, and then participants travel to the Solar Farm site at Windsor and First Streets.

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Please note the following Tour Policies:

  • Tours are limited to 30 people on a first-come, first-served basis. You must fill out this form in order to attend.
  • Tours are offered from 2-4 p.m. on the first Friday of the month.
  • Required visitor attire: Close-toe shoes, ideally boots if conditions are wet.
  • Please wear sun-protective clothing and use sunscreen to avoid sunburn.
  • Adults must bring picture identification. A valid driver’s license or student ID is preferred.
    Children must be 8 yrs old to tour the Solar Farm. One adult must accompany every four children between the ages of 8 and 16.
  • Tours will be cancelled in the event of thunder or lightning immediately preceding the tour.


(Friday) 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Physical Plant Service Building (PPSB)

1501 S. Oak Street Champaign, IL