Everyday Energy to Join the Solar in Your Community Challenge

Everyday Energy to Join the Solar in Your Community Challenge

Everyday Energy has been named as one of the National Community Solar Partners and will be participating as a consultant and expert in the Solar in Your Community Challenge, a $5 million contest sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. The goal of this program is to support innovative and replicable community-based solar business models and programs […]

California considered a successful model of delivering solar PV to low- and moderate-income markets

California considered a successful model of delivering solar PV to low- and moderate-income markets

I was thrilled to go back for my fourth trip to Washington and third to the White House on November 1, 2016, as an invited expert on expanding solar access for low- and moderate-income Americans. Since President Obama’s original Climate Action Plan was announced in 2013, the White House and Department of Energy have done […]

White House recognizes Community HousingWorks and Everyday Energy

White House recognizes Community HousingWorks and Everyday Energy

San Diego, Calif. (July 26, 2016) — The White House last week identified Community HousingWorks (CHW) as a key partner in helping to achieve President Barack Obama’s new goal to bring 1 gigawatt of solar energy to low- and moderate-income families by 2020. CHW — a San Diego-based, nonprofit affordable housing developer — has committed […]

Obama Administration Announces Clean Energy Savings for All Americans Initiative

Obama Administration Announces Clean Energy Savings for All Americans Initiative

President Obama is committed to ensuring that every American family can choose to go solar and to cut their energy bills – and that every American community has the tools they need to tackle local air pollution and global climate change. We are honored to be a part of this initiative and work with leaders […]

Why solar is important for working families

Community HousingWorks has partnered with SolarCity and Everyday Energy to add 2.9 megawatts of solar power to the organization’s affordable rental community. This will help to provide solar power to working families and will help to lower energy costs. Learn more about why this work is so important to working families in our community.  

Promoting Solar for Affordable Housing Communities at the White House

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Promoting Solar for Affordable Housing Communities at the White House

On November 17, 2015 we had the pleasure of participating in the National Community Solar Summit and Sunshot Initative at the White House. The event included a number of excellent speakers including Congressman Rush (IL), Congressman Cardenas (CA), Deputy Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change, Dan Utech, The Deputy Secretary of Energy, Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, […]

$1 Billion For Multi Family Affordable Housing Solar

$1 Billion For Multi Family Affordable Housing Solar

SAN DIEGO, Calif., October 7, 2015 – Everyday Energy is pleased to announce that Governor Brown signed AB 693 into law today. AB 693 was introduced by Assembly Member Susan Eggman and is designed to help California’s most vulnerable, low income renters. Everyday Energy played a key role in the development of the legislation and […]

Everyday Energy Aids Statewide Efforts to Bridge the Green Divide

Everyday Energy Aids Statewide Efforts to Bridge the Green Divide

The energy future of California is focused on building capacity among all communities to locally produce clean energy. This type of decentralized energy is highly efficient, puts energy production in the hands of local residents, and creates green jobs. To support this vision, a decade ago the California Solar Initiative (CSI) was launched to expand […]

Everyday Energy Joins National Community Solar Partnership

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Everyday Energy Joins National Community Solar Partnership

Everyday Energy is pleased to announce that we have joined the National Community Solar Partnership. The National Partnership is part of a White House Initiative to increase solar access to low- and moderate -income households, and includes the federal Departments of Energy, Housing and Urban Development, Agriculture; the Environmental Protection Agency; members of the solar […]

Everyday Energy Commits to Producing 30 Percent of Obama’s Affordable Housing Solar Energy Goal

Everyday Energy Commits to Producing 30 Percent of Obama’s Affordable Housing Solar Energy Goal

Shortly after meeting President Obama during a renewable energy event in California today, Everyday Energy announced it will deploy solar systems producing 30 MW of renewable energy toward the Administration’s goal of providing 100 MW for publicly supported housing by 2020. Everyday Energy’s commitment of 30 MW is equivalent to planting 1,270,000 trees or offsetting 31,150 […]