Visit the AEC Recycling Center for Solar Home Tour

imageBirmingham, October 1, 2016: As previously announced, there will be 7 options to visit solar installations in Birmingham on Saturday, October 29th from 8am to 4pm. We hope that you will consider more than one, but wanted to highlight different options to consider. From 8am-10am, visit the AEC Recycling Center located at 4330 1st Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222. (more…)

Alabama Environmental Council hopes new solar array can encourage Birmingham market

by Dennis Pillion, The Birmingham News

2016-06-21 09.54.43The Alabama Environmental Council flipped the switch this week on a new 1.5-kilowatt solar power array at the group’s recycling center, located in Birmingham’s Avondale area.

The array, which was donated to the AEC by new Birmingham-area solar installation company Eagle Solar and Light, consists of five 300-watt panels mounted to a bracket on the south-facing roof of the recycling center’s office building.