12 Mar '12, 12pm

High-Efficiency Solar Panels for Low-Income Houses (Nice)

High-Efficiency Solar Panels for Low-Income Houses (Nice)

SunPower, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency solar cells, solar panels, and solar systems based in Silicon Valley, and GRID Alternatives, a non-profit solar installer in the Bay Area, have teamed up to put SunPower’s high-efficiency solar panel rooftop system on low-income homes in San Francisco. “Under terms of the supplier agreement, SunPower will provide GRID Alternatives with its high efficiency solar panels through a combination of donations and fair market value sales,” a recent news release stated. However, this isn’t the first time SunPower and GRID Alternatives have teamed up. They’ve got a (in the solar industry) long relationship in this arena. “SunPower has worked with GRID Alternatives for the past six years to help hundreds of families in need, providing more than 1,000 employee volunteer hours, philanthropic gifts, equipment donations and sales. This ...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/03/12/high-efficiency-solar...

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