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Here’s a smart solar installation program for affordable housing you should copy

Here’s a smart solar installation program for affordable housing you should copy

December 6, 2018 at 10:38 am 0 comments

We’ve been posting a lot of news focused on low-income solar programs lately, not just because we think this is an important area for the solar industry to focus its attention but because there’s actually been a lot of attention. There’s this initiative in New York State and this oneRead More

Setting an example: Three ways for U.S. jurisdictions to make solar energy a priority

Setting an example: Three ways for U.S. jurisdictions to make solar energy a priority

August 27, 2018 at 2:15 pm Comments are Disabled

In our cover feature for Sept/Oct, we look at the inefficiencies in local permitting and interconnection processes that are holding back solar energy adoption in pockets across the country. Check out the full feature here. On the flip side of the issues noted are communities making an effort to reviseRead More

New local Solarize Rhode Island program moves forward with RGS Energy

New local Solarize Rhode Island program moves forward with RGS Energy

June 14, 2017 at 7:01 am Comments are Disabled

RGS Energy, a residential and small-business commercial solar company since 1978, has been selected by Solarize Cranston, through a state-run program, Solarize Rhode Island, to bring solar electricity to home and business owners in Cranston, Rhode Island. Solarize Rhode Island is a community supported discount buying program that uses tieredRead More

Solarize Granby selects RGS Energy as exclusive solar installer for its campaign

Solarize Granby selects RGS Energy as exclusive solar installer for its campaign

March 15, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

RGS Energy, a residential and small commercial solar company since 1978, has been selected by Solarize Granby, a non-profit purchasing cooperative, to bring solar electricity to homes and business owners in Granby, Connecticut. Solarize Granby’s goal is to increase the number of Granby homeowners adopting a clean energy solution whileRead More

Georgia’s Solarize Athens campaign triples area’s residential solar installs

Georgia’s Solarize Athens campaign triples area’s residential solar installs

August 5, 2016 at 1:10 pm Comments are Disabled

June 30 marked the last day for Solarize Athens, and after tabulating the results the coalition in charge of Solarize Athens, made up of Environment Georgia, the Georgia Climate Change Coalition, Georgia Interfaith Power and Light and Solar Crowd Source, announced they hit their goal of tripling residential solar inRead More

Solarize Athens’ 729 sign-ups gets PV pricing to reach cheapest tier

Solarize Athens’ 729 sign-ups gets PV pricing to reach cheapest tier

May 5, 2016 at 2:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Sign-ups for Solarize Athens (Georgia), a program designed to bring the savings of bulk solar purchases to residents and commercial buildings in the Metropolitan Athens Area, ended at midnight on April 30. The sign-up period closed with 729 Athenians expressing interest in installing solar on their home or business. “We’veRead 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