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Solar Panels

One of Congregation Beth Israel's primary values is Tikkun Olam (repairing the world); this includes our social justice work, volunteerism, caring for those less fortunate, and caring for our planet. For many years we dreamed of cutting our carbon footprint and setting an example for the Austin Faith Community by going solar. In 2014, three of our members, Forrest Novy, Leon Barish and David Todd, spearheaded an effort to finally bring this dream to fruition.

Congregation Beth Israel: A City of Austin NetZero Hero

The following videos were taken by Rabbi Folberg during the construction of the panels.

May 20, 2014

May 23, 2014

May 30, 2014

Fri, April 19 2024 11 Nisan 5784