2016 March Newsletter
January - March 2016
|CPUC Approves NEM Successor Tariff
The California Public Utilities Commission’s much-awaited net energy metering (NEM) successor tariff ...
|PG&E SGIP Opening Highly Popular
The Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) opened for 2016 applications on February 23, 2016, and the interest level was higher than it’s ever been. In mere minutes, SGIP program administrators for...
|CPUC Staff Members Take It to the Roof
On a sunny Saturday in November 2015, staff members of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) joined with GRID Alternatives staff...
|Fire District Taps Low-cost Loan for Solar
After several years of declining budgets due to post-2008 recession property tax reductions, the North County Fire Protection District (NCFPD) in San Diego County was faced with cutting operating expenses...
|National Low-income Solar Policy Guide
A guidebook to successful policies and programs that are expanding access to solar power and solar jobs around the country has been released by nonprofits...
|Connecting College Students to Clean Power
More than 100 college students from 10 schools across the country are getting hands-on experience with renewable energy through...