Alternative Trends, LLC
Booth X28 | www.alternativetrendsllc.com
We are a family owned professional design/build solar installer serving residential and commercial customers. With a NABCEP certified installer and master electrician on site throughout the process, we ensure your project is done right!
BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, ribeye sandwiches, burgers, taco fry bread, fresh cheese curds (Mullins), french fries, and dipped cheesecake.
Booth A2 | www.conserveschool.org
We are a semester school for high school juniors and advanced sophomores focused on environmental stewardship and outdoor education. Scholarships are offered to all qualified students interested in an experiential curriculum immersed in environmental history, nature literature, and the science of conservation, while still continuing their required academic studies.
Dairyland Power Cooperative/Touchstone Energy Cooperatives
Booths A9-10 | www.dairynet.com
Dairyland provides wholesale electricity to 25 member distribution cooperatives in four states (WI, MN, IA, IL). In turn, these Touchstone Energy Cooperatives meet the electricity needs of more than half a million people. Dairyland’s renewable generation resources include hydro, wind, landfill gas, biomass, animal waste, and solar.
Earth Sense Energy Systems
Booth X4-6 | www.pellethead.com
Celebrating its 26th year as the nation’s largest pellet stove and pellet dealer! We specialize in freestanding pellet stoves, inserts, pellet furnaces, pellet grills, and 5 levels of quality replacement windows! Stop by our booths X4-6 and speak to one of our professionals!
Glacetier Ice Cream
We have five flavors of hand-dipped, natural, homemade ice cream with RBGH-free, locally sourced cream from Mauel’s Dairy in Owen, Wisconsin.
Great Lakes Carpentry, Inc.
Booth B40 | www.greatlakescarpentry.com
We specialize and strive to build energy efficient, safe, and durable homes/additions, reducing our clients’ carbon footprint. Our certifications include Passive House Institute US and green building from the National Association of Home Builders.
Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B
Booth A31 | www.innserendipity.com
Visit with authors Lisa Kivirist and John Ivanko, of Inn Serendipity: completely powered by the wind and sun. Sustainability books include: Soil Sisters, Homemade for Sale, Farmstead Chef, ECOpreneuring, and Rural Renaissance. Pay off the mortgage, be your own boss, and restore the planet.
LoTec Windmill Service
LoTec Windmill Service has been selling, restoring, and servicing water-pumping windmills for 38 years. We can take down, move, rebuild, or erect a windmill you own or purchase from another party.
Booth B21 | www.madisoncollege.edu
Madison college is a national leader having offered coursework and academic certificates in renewable energy for over 15 years. The college’s Center for Renewable Energy Advanced Technological Education (CREATE) is funded by the NSF to advance the field of renewable energy by supporting two-year college renewable energy programs nationwide.
Midwest Renewable Energy Association
Silent Auction & Info Tent | www.midwestrenew.org
We promote renewable energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable living through education and demonstration. Stop by to learn more about our courses, The Energy Fair, and Grow Solar initiatives, purchase merchandise and/or your MREA membership!
Booth A15 | www.naturespathways.com
Nature’s Pathways Magazine is a community-based monthly print and online magazine with a circulation of 15,000+ distributed at over 430 locations in Northeast Wisconsin that connects readers to local businesses. We provide relevant information on sustainability, green living, healthy recipes, personal wellness, and more.
NECA Chicago and IBEW Local Union #134
Booth B19 | www.ecachicago.com
In 1900, NECA Chicago and IBEW Local 134 formed a cooperative effort between labor and management to meet all electrical construction needs for customers. We are a community of qualified contractors employing highly-trained union electricians in the Chicago Metropolitan Area. We are your complete energy solutions provider.
North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP)
Booth X27 | www.nabcep.org
The North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) offers entry-level knowledge assessment, professional certification, and company accreditation programs to renewable energy professionals throughout North America. Raising industry standards and promoting consumer confidence, NABCEP is known as the “gold standard” for solar electric (PV) and Solar Heating Installation and PV Technical Sales Certifications.
North Wind Renewable Energy Cooperative
Booths X23-25 | www.northwindre.com
NWRE is central Wisconsin’s most trusted renewable energy solution provider, specializing in the design and installation of solar electric and solar+storage systems. All told, the North Wind team brings over 75 years of in-house experience in design, installation, assessment, project management, consulting and service.
Northern Sun Merchandising
Booths X62-X64 & X66-X68 | www.northernsun.com
We have been selling socially progressive, environmental messages on a variety of products (shirts, stickers, mugs, etc.) since 1979. Often humorous, rarely dull. This will be our 25th and last year at the fair. We will be celebrating with lots of bargains and good deals!
Organic Valley Breakfasts Saturday/Sunday Main Stage
Main Stage | www.organicvalley.coop
7:30 – 11:00 a.m. (Open 7:30 a.m. to presenters, exhibitors, volunteers, sponsors and 9:00 a.m. to the public) Treat yourself to a hearty breakfast of eggs, hash browns, sausage, yogurt, coffee, orange juice, tea, and more. Hosted by Organic Valley with Kickapoo Coffee served and fruit and bagels donated by the Stevens Point Area Co-op, you are sure to leave satiated. This breakfast helps raise funds for the MREA’s educational programs. Cost is $5.
OutBack Power Technologies
Booth B35 & B36 | www.outbackpower.com
The premier designer, developer and seller of off-grid and grid hybrid power electronics and balance of system components, for renewable energy and other power systems. Known for Grid/Hybrid systems and for developing industry-renowned technologies, OutBack Power has decades of pioneering experience perfecting industry-standard innovations including pure-sine wave inverters and maximum power-point tracking (MPPT) charge controllers.
Booths X32-33 | www.na.panasonic.com/us/home-living-solutions/solar/
Panasonic is celebrating its 100th year as the leader in consumer electronics, business solutions, and industrial components. Panasonic has been a pioneer in the solar business for 40 years. We have been producing increasingly higher efficiency and the highest quality solar panels HIT® for 20 years. Panasonic’s century of experience is the foundation we build upon to fulfill our goal of providing technically innovative, durable, efficient, and high performance products to our customers worldwide.
Photovoltaic Systems, LLC
PV Systems Tent | www.pv-systems.org
We are a full-service solar electrical contractor providing grid-tied, standalone, and a wide variety of solar electric systems in WI. I personally have 38 years of experience in this field. We are also a factory authorized service center for Schneider Electric inverters.
Pleasant Ridge Waldorf School
Booth B32 | www.pleasantridgewaldorf.org
PRWS was founded 40 years ago and offers an educational experience that instills in children a reverence for nature, a strong sense of community, and an abiding appreciation for the values of service. PRWS serves children in K-8th grade.
Sunny Day Earth Solutions
Booth A32-33 | www.sunnydaymn.com
Sunny Day is a “grass roots” non-profit based in Mpls MN focusing on sustainability. We work heavily with artists to help create sustainable art, we have created an awesome natural paint method, which is described in our book (2018 release)
Tomorrow River Community Charter School
Rainbow's End | www.trccs.org
Students will be prepared to become stewards of the earth, graduating with the skills to create and change the world around them. TRCCS’s curriculum is inspired by Waldorf and Environmental education and offers a collaborative and non-competitive learning environment that integrates the arts and offers hands-on experiences for Pre-Kindergarten through 6th grade.
Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education (WCEE)
Educator Tent | www.uwsp.edu/cnr/wcee, www.uwsp.edu/cnr
The Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education (WCEE) provides leadership and resources to advance education for sustainable human and natural communities. The WCEE is part of the College of Natural Resources (CNR) at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, which is widely regarded as the nation’s leading undergraduate natural resource program.
Wisconsin Farmers Union
Booth A30 | www.wisconsinfarmersunion.com
Wisconsin Farmers Union is a member-driven organization committed to enhancing the quality of life for family farmers, rural communities, and consumers through education, cooperation, and civic engagement. WFU’s Kamp Kenwood, on the shores of Lake Wissota near Chippewa Falls, offers summer camps focused on cooperation, leadership, civic engagement, and sustainability.
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
Booth X41 | www.conservationvoters.org
We hold legislators accountable to their votes, and engage in voter education, lobbying, and issue advocacy. We also recruit, issue endorsements, and actively work for the election of candidates committed to strong conservation policies.
Tiny Home Alley
Silent Auction & Info Tent
Booths X62-X64 & X66-X68
Booth B35 & B36
PV Systems Tent