When we put solar on a home, much of the energy it produces ends up back on the power grid, earning credits that offset electricity purchased from the utility at other times of day. But one GRID homeowner now has a way to bank her own power.
Every member of the GRID San Diego community is vital to our success. We used our end of year event, Solstice, as a forum to honor those who really went the extra mile this year.
Ms. Phillips’ environmental motivations weren’t motivation enough for local solar contractors.
Hung Nguyen and his family are finally catching a break. After months of electricity bills exceeding $400, they can now look forward to solar savings thanks to their new PV system installed by Union Bank employee volunteers.
Local chapters of two non-profits came together on Saturday, August 20, 2016 to install a solar electric system for Navy veteran Joseph Faulk. The landmark, collaborative installation was located within the San Diego Promise Zone.
“One thing I’ve really noticed about people working in wind or solar is that they’re passionate, they’re really into what they do,” says Mr. Pearson.
Cathlean Ramsey's tireless activism has significantly diminished crime rates in the Skyline Neighborhood, one of San Diego's most underserved communities.
“Firstly, don’t be afraid to call and see if you qualify, it’s easy and it doesn’t hurt."
GRID is excited to be part of the Obama Administration’s Clean Energy Savings for All Americans Initiative, announced today to ensure that every family in the United States has access to solar energy.
“I don’t want to be in this position -- I don’t want to apply for aid. That’s not me. I didn’t even want to ask for help with these solar panels,” says Latrese Marshall.