The Solar Workgroup of Southwest Virginia has partnered with Secure Futures, Mountain Empire Community College, and GOT Electric to provide commercial-scale solar installations in the coalfield region that are specifically designed to employ local workers. Meet the Solar … [Read more...] about 3 Easy Steps to Secure Solar in Southwest Virginia
Cal Redekop is the unlikely face of climate change advocacy. He is not a 16-year-old posting about sustainability on Snapchat and he’s not marching the streets of Washington, DC to abolish the coal industry. Instead, Cal is a 94-year-old retired college professor and business executive driving … [Read more...] about This Climate Warrior Once Thought Business was the Problem. Now He’s One of Our Company’s Owners.
A unique partnership between the Solar Workgroup of Southwest Virginia and Secure Futures will bring 10 megawatts of solar and new jobs to Southwest Virginia. Announcing an unique partnership It's official: the Solar Workgroup of Southwest Virginia has announced an innovative partnership … [Read more...] about Securing Solar in Southwest Virginia
Welcome to late summer 2020, where it has felt like March for nearly five months now and many things that Americans take for granted have now become more complicated. One of these things is casting your vote in the upcoming elections for president and members of Congress. In the past, most of us … [Read more...] about 2020 Election is Crucial for Solar Power. Make Your Voting Plan Now.
Harrisonburg Went Solar Early -- and It's Still Going Solar in a Big Way With a population of about 50,000, Harrisonburg is not one of Virginia's largest cities. Places like Virginia Beach, Northern Virginia or Richmond have a lot more people. But when it comes to solar power, Harrisonburg is a … [Read more...] about Mennonites Lead in One of Virginia’s Most Solar-Rich Small Cities