Anthony Crosson loves 'making things work' -- “Putting things together, then turning them on knowing it’ll stay there for years to come. It feels good to know I did that.”
Last month, over a dozen trainees got hands-on experience installing no-cost solar for a family in southeast San Diego as part of the NAACP’s Solar Equity Initiative.
As Jarell approached his 18th birthday, his hometown of Passaic, New Jersey began to get smaller and smaller. He became acutely aware he had never really traveled. Sure he’d been up and down the East Coast, but had never traveled outside of the country. The Navy was his chance to travel abroad and get a taste of life elsewhere.
Chris and Bernie Waters have lived in their San Diego home, which they bought from Chris’s parents, for many years. Home ownership is important to the Waters family because, as Bernie puts it, “Rent is just throwing money away.”
The Broadway Heights neighborhood in San Diego now has 105 GRID Alternatives clients. Chevelle Tate of Senator Toni Atkins' office stopped by for this momentous installation.
Local refugee youth forge new careers in solar power after training with GRID.
Savings for you, clean power for your community. Introducing the Energy for All Program!
Spread awareness about solar energy and energy access during Solar Education Week, April 15-21, 2018, by hosting or attending an event inf your community!
Community Appreciation Day will bring together renewable energy advocacy groups, local officials and GRID clients and volunteers to learn about the latest in solar policy and innovation, as well as how to make their own homes more energy efficient.
This installation, which took place on World Refugee Day, has offered participants an important glimpse into what solar installation entails. Some of the attendees will now move forward with the process of enrolling in GRID San Diego’s recently launched ‘Solar Installation Training Program.'