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Waiting for the sun

by: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE: DOUG BURKHARDT - Bob Rogers of Lake County Resource Initiative visited Hillsboro over the Father's Day weekend as part of a three-day seminar sponsored by Solar Oregon, a Portland-based solar advocacy organization. Rogers was there to demonstrate some of the uses of solar in rural communities. As part of activities at the Hillsboro Main Library, Rogers showed a group of school kids how solar can be used to create hot water for residential use.

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