CAC Small Business Development Center to host Solar Initiatives Workshop

By Angela Askey, Executive Director Public Relations and Marketing

Central Arizona College’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host a Solar Initiatives Workshop on Wed., November 15 from 9 a.m. until noon at the CAC Corporate Center (540 N. Camino Mercado, Casa Grande, AZ 85122.)

This no-cost workshop is designed for small business owners and users. Topics to be covered will include; how solar works, electric demand charges, energy usage and rates, tax credits and incentives, USDA grants for “going solar,” available financing options, the solar process and what to expect, energy usage analysis, and next generation batteries and energy efficient products. Solar company and USDA representatives, along with tax professionals and lenders will be available to answer questions about solar use.

For more information, contact the SBDC at 520-494-6610. Registration for the event may be completed online at