Musings from the Solar Pioneer Party

Musings from the Solar Pioneer Party

Last weekend I attended the very fun and rewarding three-day Solar Pioneer Party in Grass Valley, California. This was the 2nd annual gathering of us “Solar Pioneers,” loosely defined as those of us who have been promoting and selling solar PV since the late 1970s. It was inspiring to say the least to get most of us in the same room at the same time (less those of us who had passed away). Who Are the Solar Pioneers? Jim Cullen...

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John Schaeffer Receives Leadership in Green Power Education Award

John Schaeffer Receives Leadership in Green Power Education Award

At a ceremony in San Francisco today, Real Goods President and Founder John Schaeffer accepted the Green Power Leadership Award for Leadership in Green Power Education from the Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) on behalf of himself, the Solar Living Institute, and Real Goods. The annual Green Power Leadership Awards are presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in conjunction with the CRS. The Leadership in Green Power Education...

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