Denver, Colorado

June 27, 2018

GRID Alternatives, in partnership with Denver Housing Authority, runs a Solar Training Academy. On June 27th, GRID hosted a tour of E-Light Electric and Namaste Solar to connect students with potential employers and show them a day in the solar industry. Representatives from Vote Solar and the Colorado State Senate Minority President, Lucia Guzman, were also in attendance. The academy program provides local, disadvantaged youth on-site training for solar, electrical, and general construction skills. The program grants graduating students industry-recognized certificates from Solar Energy International.