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CESA webinar: Crowd-Financing Solar for Nonprofits Serving Low-Income Communities

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Nonprofit community service providers that serve low-income communities have faced challenges in financing solar for their own facilities. These organizations’ lack of credit history, potentially unreliable revenue, and inability to take advantage of tax credits and accelerated depreciation can make traditional solar financing models a poor fit.

One answer that has emerged is “crowd-funding,” in which many individuals each provide a small amount of money for a project. Crowd-funding can involve donations, or it can involve investments, in which the...

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Intersolar North America

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Be part of the Intersolar North America Conference and take the change to mingle with other solar experts. The event’s exhibition and conference both focus on the areas of photovoltaics, PV production technologies, smart renewable energy and solar thermal technologies. Since being founded, Intersolar has become the most important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers and partners of the solar industry. Register here! and browse for the conference program here.

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SEPA webinar: How Utilities can Communicate Effectively with their Customers

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Join us for this free webinar.

Solar can be a complex and highly-charged topic, wrought with potential communications pitfalls. The worst – and all too common – outcome is that utilities come off sounding anti-solar, often leading to negative customer perceptions and brand erosion.

Join SEPA, E Source, and others to learn how your utility can improve your solar-related communications efforts and avoid receiving the dreaded “anti-solar” moniker from your customers. You’ll gain actionable customer insights from recent E Source market research on customer...

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The 28th Annual Energy Fair (hosted by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association)

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Now in its 28th year, The Energy Fair brings people together to learn about clean energy and sustainability, connect with others, and take action towards a sustainable future. The Fair features interactive workshops, exhibitors, live music, inspiring keynote speakers, family fun, great local food, and more. Organized by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, The Energy Fair is the longest-running event of its kind in the nation. In 2017, for the first time, we will be holding two Energy Fairs!

  • The 28th Annual Energy Fair in Custer, Wisconsin, June 16-18,...
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Event: Advanced Energy Economy's Pathway to 2050 (registration fee required)

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Pathway to 2050 is just over one month away.
Please don't wait. Register today >

AEE's annual California energy policy event brings together an influential group of advanced energy business leaders and state policy-makers to discuss opportunities to accelerate California's economy through the growth of advanced energy. This event offers plenty of networking opportunities to meet with others in the advanced energy industry as well as state policy-makers.

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CESA webinar: RPS Collaborative 6/7 from 2-3pm ET

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Last year, the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) approved the state's bold Clean Energy Standard, which had been proposed by Governor Andrew Cuomo and then fleshed out by the PSC and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). The Clean Energy Standard will require 50 percent of New York's electricity to come from renewable energy sources like wind and solar by 2030 and it is also designed to help sustain the ongoing operations of several of the state’s nuclear power plants. Implementation planning is well underway.... Continue Reading
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