31 Jul '17, 5pm

California #utility @PGE4Me offers new funding under affordable housing #solar program

California #utility @PGE4Me offers new funding under affordable housing #solar program

California utility Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has announced $10.3 million in funding available for its customers under the Multifamily Affordable Solar Housing (MASH) Program, a state program that offers rebates for affordable solar energy to families in disadvantaged communities. As the utility explains, the MASH program offsets the costs of installing new solar energy systems on multifamily affordable housing buildings, providing clean energy for tenants as well as in common areas like hallways, stairwells and laundry rooms. On average, PG&E says, the program financially supports about 40% of the solar system equipment and installation for an apartment building. “The real benefit of solar in California is when everyone has access to it regardless of location or income – which is exactly what the MASH program aims to achieve. Supporting access to solar energy for...

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