North Valley

In the decade since opening GRID Alternatives North Valley, Executive Director Bob Gragson has worked with many clients, but it’s his very first home visit in the months after being hired Read More >
Raising a child with cerebral palsy has meant constant struggle with electric bills for the Heltsley family of Yuba City California. This week, relief is on the way, as the Heltsleys receive a new solar PV system on their home through GRID Alternatives' no- to low-cost residential solar program. Read More >
Become an Energy Upgrade Ambassador by following these helpful energy conservation tips. Not only will you be reducing your carbon footprint but you will also learn important information on how to reduce your energy bill. Read More >
SunEdison and GRID Alternatives announced an expanded partnership through RISE, a new national initiative to build a more inclusive solar workforce and connect an industry that needs good people with communities that need good jobs. Read More >
With the unprecedented growth seen in the solar sector last quarter, Fall 2014, it comes as no surprise that the industry is really “hot” in Indian Country. Read More >
Meet the Oak Park homeowners, Penelope Amadali and Rita Simmerbach, that will initiate NV GRID Alternatives Sacramento Launch! Read More >
We're launching our Solar Affordable Housing Program in the Mid-Atlantic region! The EPA's Gina McCarthy, HUD’s Julian Castro, & White House officials came out to celebrate with us and shine a spotlight on access to solar power for low-income families. Read More >
We caught up with GRID Volunteer Zachary Peek about how to build a career in Solar! Read More >
Here in Shannon County, South Dakota, poverty is endemic, perpetuated by substandard housing and lack of economic infrastructure. In the Pine Ridge reservation and surrounding communities, a growing population of Native youth struggles with uncertain opportunity. Tribal and community leaders are facing these obstacles down by embarking on a path of sustainable community development that embraces cultural values and self-determination. Read More >
Sal Torres got to say thank-you in person to Wells Fargo for its support of GRID's job training program, which propelled him into a solar career. Read More >
GRID Alternatives hosted a Women in Solar panel discussion during Intersolar North America on the challenge of integrating more women into an industry that has been dominated by men. Read More >


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