GRID Alternatives’ Tribal program provides solar technology and job training to indigenous tribal communities in rural areas who often experience power outages and downtime maintenance by helping them to meet their goals of becoming sustainable and more energy efficient.
In May 2019, Colleen Magee and eight of her fellow IGS coworkers returned to Ohio after a week-long journey with GRID to La Hacienda Orphanage in Tijuana, Mexico, where they installed a 27kW solar system. Colleen shares her experience and the impact of getting outside one's comfort zone.
Edison International (parent company of Southern California Edison/SCE) teamed up with GRID Alternatives Inland Empire recently to install no cost solar systems for two families in Grand Terrace, California during Earth Week.
At a recent UCR Solar Energy Conference, a professor from Université Nice Sophia Antipolis stopped by GRID’s table and expressed interest in having their students visit GRID during their trip to the United States. GRID Alternatives Inland Empire (GRID IE) was excited to receive them.
It's a proud week for us, because we just wrapped up our last week of major construction on the gorgeous Kenwood Homes in Glendale!
Our mission of making clean, affordable renewable energy technology and
Eduardo Zermeno has resided in San Bernardino for 27 years. Eduardo worked as a truck driver for many years and did various contract work including installing alarm systems until an injury forced him to go on long-term disability, which caused a financial burden.
In February, 11 RES employees traveled to Nepal with GRID's International Program to install solar on an off-grid wildlife observation tower in Bardia National Park. Fergal Duffy, Contracts Manager in RES's UK office, shares his experience through a short prose.
Bread, milk, fruit, veggies, beans, cereal…some of the
Mr. James Lawrence Jr. takes a walk through his San Bernardino neighborhood daily. During one of his daily morning walks, he observed a new solar system that had recently been installed on a neighbor’s home.