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Winter 2014

Solar Richmond's Year End Message

Fall 2013
Solar Richmond - Autumn 2013 Newsletter

Articles Featured:
Students Learn About Personal and Community Empowerment
Donor Spotlight: Kathe Kiehn
Trainees Passionate about Energy of the Future
SR featured on KALW radio in San Francisco

Summer 2013
Solar Richmond -  Summer 2013 Newsletter

Articles Featured:
Leadership Transition at Solar Richmond
Pamoja Energy Solutions Completes First Solar Installations 
Brighter Futures Teaches Transferable Skills
Solar Richmond to Host Solar PV Installation Training this Fall

March 2013
Episode 94 of The Wendel Forum on 960 KNEW AM radio
Solar Richmond Director, Michele McGeoy discusses Solar Richmond's path to transformative change with host Bill Acevedo, chair of Wendel Rosen’s sustainable business practice group.

Winter 2012
Solar Richmond - Winter 2012 Newsletter

August 2012
Financial Times
When Workers Run the Show

Summer 2012
Solar Richmond -  Summer 2012 Newsletter
Solar Richmond Executive Director Michele McGeoy Featured in Sacred Acts

Volunteers Learn from East Bay Green Job Corps Inters
Solar Richmond Celebrates Troy Williams

Winter 2011Solar Richmond in the News
Solar Richmond - Winter 2011 Newsletter
Solar Richmond Set To Launch Commercial Solar Program for Co-op
Staffing Agency Will Beat 2011 Goals
Solar Richmond Promotes Clean Energy and Green Jobs through R3
Mindfulness Provides an Answer for Youth Struggling with Trauma

Fall 2011
Solar Richmond - Fall 2011 Newsletter
East Bay Green Jobs Corps. A Look Inside
Solar For All
Women In Solar
Solar Richmond to Promote City's New Solar Rebate Program

March 2010
San Francisco Chronicle

Job-training partnership for solar installers

Dec 2009
National Public Radio
Chevron Threatens to Leave Longtime Home

Dec 2009
Episcopal Life Online

Let the Sun Shine

Winter, 2009
Terrain Magazine
Back to School

Oct, 2009
Green Inc.
Do Green Jobs Create Greener Americans?

Oct 2009
New York Times
Nonprofit Groups Spin Off Green Ventures

Sept 2009
Green Jobs Movement: Make It Real

Fall 2009
Center for Digital Storytelling

Sept 2009
Solar Today Magazine
Solar Training in the Inner City

July 2009
Contra Costa Times
Solar Richmond using new model to build toward self-sufficiency

June 2009
Apollo Alliance
Bay Area Partnership Spurs Energy and Good Jobs

May 2009
Richmond, Living a Green Economic Revolution

April 2009
RSF Social Finance
SR Lights the Way for Green Jobs

April 2009
Sierra Magazine
Sunny Path to Prosperity

April 2009
Green for All
This is my sunshine

April 2009
O Magazine
Green Streets

March 2009
Duane Morris
Duane Morris Leadership Award

Feb 2009
Flex Your Power Energy News
Green job training and rebate program bolsters local economy

Jan 2009
Pilot solar thermal rebates linked to green-collar jobs

Jan 2009
Dan Rather Reports

Jan 2009
NOVA: the big energy gamble

Jan 2009
The New Yorker
Greening the ghetto

Jan 2009
Bay Nature
Global dilemma / local solutions

Dec 2008
FBI Community Leadership Award

Dec 2008
Union of Concerned Scientists
Faces of renewable energy

Dec 2008
National Public Radio
How to find eco-friendly jobs

Nov 2008
New American Media
Green jobs recharge lives

Nov 2008
Green For All
Stories from the green-collar economy

Nov 2008
Emirates Business 24/7
Think green on any wage

Sept 2008
MTV Street Team
Richmond fights back with solar

Sept 2008
Solar Today
Cities train urban residents for green jobs

Aug 2008
Planet Green

Aug 2008
Geo (German Magazine)
Im westen geht die sonne auf

May 2008
Center for American Progress
It's easy being green: a win-win solution

May 2008
East Bay Express
Harnessing the power of green jobs

Apr 2008
The American Prospect
The green gap

Feb 2008
Episcopal Life
Solar power installation a success story for Walnut Creek Parish

Feb 2008
ABC News
Creating a greener future for urban youth

Feb 2008
American City & County
Conservation creates green collar jobs

Jan 2008
Christian Science Monitor
Engine of growth: clean-tech jobs

Jan 2008
CBS Channel 5
Bay Area 'green collar' jobs attract attention

Jan 2008
Women’s International Perspective
Creating sustainable cities

Dec 2007
National Public Radio
Green jobs seek entry-level workers

Dec 2007
USA Today
Cities cultivate 2 kinds of green

Dec 2007
ABC Channel 7
Historic agreement helps to keep the East Bay green

Dec 2007
UC Berkeley News
East Bay announces its 'green corridor' ambitions

Nov 2007
Time Magazine
Bring eco-power to the people

Sept 2007
East Bay Business Times
Solar partnership trains Richmond residents

Aug 2007
KTVU Channel 2
Free solar panel installation to homeowners
Mindfulness Invite