Resources

Low-Income Communities

This section includes information and resources on implementing solar energy in low-income communities.

Grand Valley Power’s Low-Income Community Solar Program

In this Case Study, Grand Valley Power (GVP) shows how they have extended their unique community solar program to historically underserved low-income communities in the Grand Junction, CO area. Through a winning combination of community solar experience and partnerships with nonprofits like Grid Alternatives Colorado (GRID), GVP’s low-income community solar program seeks to create a sustainable framework that brings solar to new customers throughout their service area.

Solar Case Study: Richmond, CA

This case study focuses on how Richmond was able to adopt solar technologies in low-income residential communities. Solar Case Study: Richmond, CA Click for full resource.