California’s Drive Solar Campaign

Originally published on the ECOreport. There have been some highly successful joint promotions of solar and electric vehicles. According to the Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP), 72% of EV purchases in a Colorado campaign were made by people who had not previously intended to buy, and about 15% also bought … [continued]

B Corp Consortium Funding Solar In Eight States

Originally published on the ECOreport. In the fall of 2014, Patagonia partnered with Kina‘ole Capital Partners, LLC to finance 1,000 solar energy systems in Hawaii. Homeowners were given the opportunity to lease systems for less than their current energy costs. The venture was successful, and now they are part of an all B Corp Consortium … [continued]