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Geostellar closes $7 million in funding to expand its independent solar installer program

Geostellar closes $7 million in funding to expand its independent solar installer program

October 12, 2016 at 7:47 am Comments are Disabled

Geostellar is making moves, and solar installers should be watching. The online solar energy platform just closed $7 million in financing led by Matador Capital Partners of Dallas, a round that also included participation from Select Venture Partners, Panacea Capital, Valentis Capital and an array of angel investors and familyRead More

The key to continued solar industry growth? Regional installers

The key to continued solar industry growth? Regional installers

October 10, 2016 at 12:51 pm Comments are Disabled

In our Sept./Oct. issue, we looked at the trendlines in leasing vs. owning a PV system — a trendline that is moving more and more toward owning. One of the outcomes of this trend, we think, is the boost it would provide the smaller, local solar installer side of theRead More

New Panasonic program to support solar installers with marketing, training, more

New Panasonic program to support solar installers with marketing, training, more

June 21, 2016 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America is introducing a new solar panel installer program for that will allow installers to take advantage of valuable marketing, training and partner support initiatives to help develop their business. The continued growth of the HIT brand prompted this new program, as participating installers will now have aRead More

New marketing training series for solar installers available via Energy Trust

New marketing training series for solar installers available via Energy Trust

January 27, 2016 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

Energy Trust of Oregon is launching a solar marketing training series for installers this month as part of the nonprofit’s ongoing efforts to reduce solar costs and increase solar installations in Oregon. “Build it Bright! Crafting Your Solar Marketing Program” will deliver content through live webinars, podcasts and blog posts overRead More

Solarize programs a boon to solar installers, local communities

Solarize programs a boon to solar installers, local communities

January 6, 2016 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

One of the coolest parts of the solar industry, as far as an energy industry goes, is the collaboration it can create between suppliers, cities and citizens. Solarize is one ongoing example of this. Originally launched in Portland, Ore., in 2009, the Solarize approach allows groups of homeowners or businessesRead More

Survey: Solar installer competition getting fierce

Survey: Solar installer competition getting fierce

December 16, 2015 at 12:55 pm Comments are Disabled

  EnergySage released the results of its inaugural 2015 Solar Installer Survey, which captures the key observations of local and regional solar installers in both residential and commercial markets. More than 100 experienced solar installers across the United States provided data for the survey. One top challenge cited by installersRead More

AllEarth Renewables debuts solar tracker dealer training program

AllEarth Renewables debuts solar tracker dealer training program

May 21, 2015 at 11:15 am 1 comment

As technology in the industry rapidly improves and advances, installers need to move in lockstep. To that end, AllEarth Renewables is launching a new dealer training program to support its growing network of solar tracker installers across the country. Those interested in participating will travel to AllEarth’s headquarters and manufacturing facility inRead More