We are thrilled to share exciting news from the recent collaborative event hosted by GRID Alternatives Bay Area and Habitat for Humanity East Bay Silicon Valley on May 16, 2023. This special occasion brought together esteemed donors, current and potential partners, all with a shared passion for renewable energy and energy justice. The gathering took place at a multifamily building in Walnut Creek, CA, where a remarkable project is underway, installing 73 kW of solar power.
This project stands as a testament to the power of strategic partnerships in driving positive change in the realm of affordable housing and energy justice advocacy. The joint efforts of GRID Alternatives and Habitat for Humanity East Bay Silicon Valley highlight how collaboration can bring valuable benefits without compromising one cause over another. The multifamily building in Walnut Creek exemplifies the perfect fusion of thoughtful design and sustainable energy solutions.
During the event, we had the honor of welcoming GRID Alternatives Board President, Buzz Blackett. His presence added immense value to the occasion, as he acknowledged the significance of the project and the harmonious blend of the building's design with the solar installation. Mr. Blackett expressed his enthusiasm for the long-standing partnership between GRID Alternatives and Habitat for Humanity, emphasizing that this project marks an exciting new phase in their relationship.
Community solar, as exemplified by this initiative, paves the way for a brighter future. It is an essential step in GRID Alternatives' mission to make solar energy accessible to all, especially those in low-income communities. By leveraging the power of the sun, we can empower individuals and families, reduce energy costs, and contribute to a more sustainable and equitable future.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all the donors, partners, and attendees who joined us at this event. Your unwavering support and commitment to our cause have made this project possible. Together, we are transforming lives and communities through clean energy technology.
As we move forward, GRID Alternatives remains dedicated to our mission of building community-powered solutions to advance economic and environmental justice through renewable energy. We will continue to forge strategic partnerships, foster innovation, and advocate for energy justice. Our journey is far from over, and we invite you to join us on this path toward a more sustainable and equitable world.
Thank you for being a part of the GRID Alternatives community. Together, we can bring solar power to more and more people, lighting the way to a brighter future.