toms of maine contest http://mtpr.org en Solar panels to power, and teach -- in the North Fork of the Flathead http://mtpr.org/post/solar-panels-power-and-teach-north-fork-flathead <p>It took a contest from a company out of Maine, and a social media effort spanning across international borders for the <a href="http://www.glacierinstitute.org/Staying-at-Big-Creek_W4405.cfm">Glacier Institute </a>to get an alternative energy project installed on their off-grid campus. The Institute is a non-profit organization that offers educational opportunities for students and adults in and around Glacier National Park.</p><p>Executive Director Joyce Baltz said the Institute plans to have its alternative energy project be both functional, and educational.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:14:29 +0000 Katrin Frye 3181 at http://mtpr.org