GRID Alternatives' vision is a successful transition to clean, renewable energy that includes everyone. Our mission is to make renewable energy technology and job training accessible to underserved communities.

News From the Field

We are teaming up with Solar Energy Industries Associate (SEIA) to provide a dedicated space for job seekers and solar companies to connect at Solar Power International, the... Read more ›
Growing up in Los Angeles, Alejandro De Leon developed a passion for renewable energy after learning about the environmental and health impacts of fossil fuels. Eager to be a... Read more ›
Unlike other teens, who might prefer to spend their Saturday mornings sleeping, a group of 12 Tulare County High School students used the knowledge they learned at the... Read more ›
Stan Greschner was recently named a Climate Champion by Green for All for his work to ensure that people from all communities benefit from the clean energy economy. Read more ›
Sonia Diaz, former Field Project Manager for GRID's Nicaragua office, tells the story of an inspiring student she met in Matagalpa. Read more ›
David Green recently participated in his first volunteer trip to install solar in rural Nicaragua. Read his guest blog about his experience installing an off-grid solar... Read more ›
GRID Alternatives, in partnership with the PG&E Pacific Energy Center and NorCal Solar, hosted its 3rd annual Solar Jobs Fair in conjunction with the Intersolar North... Read more ›
The GRID Oakland offices looked like a scene from a high school movie on Tuesday: 37 high school students from the SunPower Solar Science Academy were here to learn about,... Read more ›
White House and other government officials gathered at GRID Alternatives solar installation in East Baltimore to announce a series of commitments around solar in low-income... Read more ›
Leading women volunteer alongside youth job trainees to bring solar energy to the Menjivar family. Read more ›