Letters from the West

Solarfest this Sunday

If you have wanted to learn about solar technology the Sierra Club is holding its “Plug Into The Sun” Festival Sunday

They will have plug-in electric vehicles available in Boise today on display – including Teslas, family cars, motorcycles, scooters, bicycles and do-it-yourself plug-ins. Local renewable energy businesses will be on hand to talk more about for home solar in Idaho. It runs from 1 p.m. to 4 pm. Sunday at BSU's Yanke Research Park, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd.