Category: GRID Alternatives

Colorado Community Solar Expands to Reach Low-Income Families

The utility Grand Valley Power is working with Grid Alternatives on the first community solar farm to help low-income families save money on their electric bills.
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A Historic Home Goes Solar in Richmond, Calif.

Historic homes aren’t usually the best candidates for a 21st century makeover. Yet outfitting it with solar is one update that’s been able to happen—and preserve its official designation. ...
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Grid Alternatives Brings Smart Solar Financing Option to Low-Income Homeowners

In a groundbreaking program, the nonprofit solar installer will pay for a solar lease so it can access incentives and spread solar to more low-income areas.
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Grid Alternatives Grabs $5M to Build a More Diverse Solar Workforce

In order to boost diversity and equality in the solar workforce, SunEdison announced Friday that it is giving a $5 million contribution to Grid Alternatives.
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How Erica Mackie Leads Grid Alternatives’ Push for Low-Income Solar

The CEO of Oakland, Calif.-based Grid Alternatives explains why solar for low-income families can be a life-changing experience.
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GRID Provides Solar Power at No Cost to Low-Income Homes in CA

California is the nation’s solar energy leader, and groups like GRID Alternatives are the reason why.GRID, a nonprofit, clean energy organization (and program manager for the Single-family ...
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