“If civilization is to survive, it must live on the interest, not the capital, of nature.”
Ronald Wright, A Short History of Progress
RESOURCES | Useful Solar Power Links
Solar Initiative organizations
- American Solar Energy Society
- Cal SEIA California Solar Industries Association
- CPUC California Public Utilties Commission
- DSIRE, Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency
- Go Solar
- GRID Alternatives, empowering communities in need by providing renewable energy and energy efficiency services, equipment and training.
- IREC, Interstate Renewable Energy Council – a non-profit organization dedicated to moving renewable energy resources into the marketplace.
- Northern California Solar Energy Association, a non-profit dedicated to fostering the development and application of solar energy through the exchange of information.
- Renewable Energy Development Institute
- Sierra Club Sonoma Group
- Solar 3.0, A Department of Energy initiative aimed at streamlining solar permitting nationally.
- Solar Energy International
- Solar Living Institute, solar training and sustainable living education
- Solar Tech
- Solartown, offers clean energy generation systems powered by the sun for every American interested in low-cost, renewable energy.
- U.S. Department of Energy, Solar America Cities
- Open PV Project, National Renewable Energy Lab A site providing real-time status of the solar photovoltaic market in the U.S. Checkout the Visualization Gallery for interactive maps and statistical data on solar trends in the U.S
Sustainability Services and Initiatives
Energy Efficiency and Renewables Financing