Win A Tesla Model S From Illinois Solar Energy Association

Sign up for daily news updates from CleanTechnica on email. Or follow us on Google News!

The Illinois Solar Energy Association* (ISEA) is raffling off a Tesla Model S as part of their 2015 auction series. The contest is open to US residents only, and there are only 2,000 raffle tickets available total. Raffle tickets can be purchased on the ISEA online store.

One raffle entry is $100, but you can increase your chances of winning by purchasing four tickets for $300. The drawing for the contest will be held publicly on December 10, 2015 at 7pm CST during the organization’s annual membership meeting. The winner will be notified with a phone call from the ISEA Board President.

The Tesla Model S is one of the most desirable cars currently on the US market. This beautiful and fully electric vehicle has received accolades across the world, and was recently named by Car & Driver as “car of the century.” And with its 265-mile range, it has the best electric mileage-per-dollar value when compared with other electric cars on the market. The Tesla Model S also has the highest safety rating in America, yet has lightning-fast acceleration, going from 0 to 60 mph in as little as 2.8 seconds (for the highest-end model). The MSRP for the base model is about US$70,000.

But the best part? You get to build your own Tesla Model S! ISEA will provide the raffle winner the funds with which they can build their own, fully customized Tesla. And since most of the cost of the car is covered, it frees up your budget to add on some sweet upgrades.

isea_logo_newThe ISEA is a non-profit organization that is the Illinois chapter of the American Solar Energy Society (ASES). ISEA represents over 400 members, including more than 100 businesses across the state. Its mission is to educate and advocate for the widespread application of solar, wind, and other forms of renewable energy technologies for the people of Illinois. ISEA offers public education and professional education courses, and it advocates for strong renewable energy policies on both a state and federal level.

Current projects include the 2015 ISEA Solar Tour, which allows the community to learn about how local residents and businesses own, maintain, and live with renewable energy. The 2015 Tour took place Saturday, October 3rd, from 10:00am to 2:00pm, inspiring people across the state to make sustainable energy choices to reduce costs, support energy independence, protect against power outages, and reduce carbon emissions. Learn more about the 2015 ISEA Solar Tour.

ISEA is also raffling off a home solar PV system for their 2015 raffle event. The solar PV raffle is open to Illinois residents only. (The Tesla Model S raffle is open to all US residents.)

Click here to learn more about ISEA, and keep up with the latest Illinois solar news on their blog, and on Facebook.

*This article was kindly sponsored by ISEA.

Have a tip for CleanTechnica? Want to advertise? Want to suggest a guest for our CleanTech Talk podcast? Contact us here.

Our Latest EVObsession Video

I don't like paywalls. You don't like paywalls. Who likes paywalls? Here at CleanTechnica, we implemented a limited paywall for a while, but it always felt wrong — and it was always tough to decide what we should put behind there. In theory, your most exclusive and best content goes behind a paywall. But then fewer people read it!! So, we've decided to completely nix paywalls here at CleanTechnica. But...
Like other media companies, we need reader support! If you support us, please chip in a bit monthly to help our team write, edit, and publish 15 cleantech stories a day!
Thank you!

CleanTechnica uses affiliate links. See our policy here.

Industry Sponsor

CleanTechnica occasionally chooses to work with select clients for paid promotion on our network sites. This is the account for all paid content. For information about paid outreach, please contact our Accounts Manager.

Industry Sponsor has 391 posts and counting. See all posts by Industry Sponsor

8 thoughts on “Win A Tesla Model S From Illinois Solar Energy Association

  • I was excited until, “The contest is open to Illinois residents only”. 🙁

    • hi Andy- the tesla contest is open to all US residents; it’s only the PV raffle that’s open for IL residents only! Sorry for the confusion.

      • Thanks, good to know!

  • Man, if I could do this “raffle” too I’d be rich. Even if you bought all 2k tickets at the $300 price discount that’s a $150,000 tesla. This is sad. Maybe if they were actually giving something away this would be neat.

    • You have a problem with non-profits running raffles to raise funds?

  • Worst raffle web site every. Zero detail past it is a TESLA and the ticket price max tickets. No information on what TESLA is it a $70k version or a $150 version. I guessing low end, since if all by 4 ticket packs ($300), 300*500 = $150,000 not much room to raise money. Story here says yo get to build you own, but can’t tell that from the web site.

    • Raffle fine print –

      As of April 24, 2015, the Tesla Model S is valued at its estimated retail price of $71,070.

  • Thats only for the solar sytem you have to live in Illinois. Thats me in that model S car. I live in california and I won the last years contest. I bought 3 tickets and won with the 4th free ticket. This is a non profit and all the money goes to run the ISEA.

Comments are closed.