Twice a year, solar instructor Dr. Sean White takes a week-long business trip to Washington, D.C. — one of a handful of places he visits regularly while traveling the world teaching about photovoltaic (PV) energy systems. Every spring and fall, he spends a week teaching about solar power to trainees in the Solar Works DC program: a 12-week job training program that prepares participants for careers in the growing and lucrative solar industry. Read More >
Last year, Marcelous was in a classroom, joined by other passionate individuals, all sharing one common goal -- to start a career in solar installation. Read More >
This month's roundup includes a long-awaited update on the D.C. Comprehensive Plan Framework, as well as information on the General Assembly elections in Virginia next month. Read More >
Hannon Armstrong's corporate workday installation with GRID Mid-Atlantic provided an opportunity for Hannon Armstrong’s employees to see the direct impacts of renewable energy investment, and for some, see a solar installation for the first time. Read More >
This month's edition of the GRID Mid-Atlantic Policy Roundup features very promising updates nationwide and in Virginia that aim to make clean energy available to all, including low-income communities and communities of color. Read More >
Three volunteers from Accenture assisted GRID Mid-Atlantic during a work day in August, helping to install 16 panels on the Andrews family home in Lincoln Heights. Read More >
Tesfaye’s new Habitat for Humanity home is nearly ready. Tesfaye and his family will move into the abode in September, and the solar panels on their roof, installed by GRID Alternatives Mid-Atlantic, will provide energy savings from the moment they step across the threshold. Read More >
Hello from GRID Mid-Atlantic! This is the August edition of the GRID Alternatives Mid-Atlantic Policy Roundup, keeping you up-to-date on renewable energy policy in the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. This month’s edition includes promising updates around equitable and inclusive renewable energy policy. Read More >
Working at GRID Mid-Atlantic has changed my overall perspective. It was an intro to living a more sustainable life both personally and professionally. Read More >
Enjoy our July "Career Connector" newsletter. This month, we’re featuring the hiring success story of a graduate from our workforce training program. Read More >