Leonard Davenport was born in the unincorporated community of Bard, California located in Imperial County.
GRID Alternatives has many trusted community partners that help GRID with the mission to make renewable energy technology accessible to underserved communities around the globe.
California’s first low-income community solar project, a nearly 1-megawatt solar electric system on the Santa Rosa Band of Cahuilla Indians reservation, broke ground in June of this year and is well into Phase One.
This year, Interconnection went online for the first time ever. Instead of gathering in San Francisco, we were able to broadcast our speakers and honorees directly to people’s living rooms. Although we missed seeing everyone in person, it was a wonderful opportunity to connect remotely with our GRID family across the globe - nearly 200 households tuned in to watch the live event!
David Correa and his family have lived in Ontario since 1997. David was born in Mexicali, Mexico (on the border of Imperial Valley) in the City of Calexico.
GRID Alternatives Inland Empire (GRID IE) recently broke ground on its largest community-scale solar project to date.
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The Workforce & Volunteer Department at GRID Alternatives Inland Empire was excited to bring on our second Solar Construction Cohort in partnership with Riverside County Workforce Connection and College of the Desert (COD).
$10,000 Bank of America Grant
Darren Johnson is a senior at Desert Hot Springs High School REAL Academy and attended his second solar installation in early March of this year.