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

It has been a good week for 74-year-old Leonard Wills, an Army Vet who has lived in Baltimore just about his whole life. On Tuesday, he was recognized by Mayor Stephanie... Read more ›
This week in Denver, Stan Greschner, GRID's VP of Market Development, had the honor of sharing the stage with former President Bill Clinton and Navajo leader Jonathan Yazzie... Read more ›
As part of their Global Giving Week, NRG volunteers came out to help three families go solar in California and New York. Read more ›
On a hot afternoon in late May, Clarence and Roberta Gessell stood in a gravel lot alongside several other families and signed their names to the back of a solar panel. This... Read more ›
Legislators, administration officials and community groups gathered at a live GRID solar installation in Sacramento to highlight the state’s partnership with GRID to expand... Read more ›
In San Francisco last week, nearly 300 people came out to help us celebrate another incredible year making solar power and solar job training accessible to people who need it... Read more ›
What do basketball star Bill Walton, twenty NRG Home Solar employees, and a baker in San Francisco have in common? The question might sound like the lead-in to a joke, but... Read more ›
In her own words, Rhonda Rhoque, a GLA volunteer, shares her story of transitioning into a career in solar. Read more ›
In March 2015, 36 employee volunteers from Viridian travelled with us to the remote community of Platanal, Boaco, Nicaragua to help us light up 40 homes. This project marks... Read more ›
San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood, named for the sweeping views of the San Francisco Bay from its hilltop perch, was once one of the city’s most polluted. Today, with 130... Read more ›