Climate and Energy Resources for State, Local and Tribal Governments

Solar for All: Making it Happen in Low-Income Communities

This 90-minute webinar provided a nationwide overview of community solar (shared solar) and rooftop solar programs available to low-income households, and will feature case study discussions by solar energy policy experts to illustrate the opportunities, challenges, and benefits of providing low-income households access to solar energy.


  • Introduction. Victoria Ludwig, State and Local Climate and Energy Program, U.S. EPA.
  • Overview. Sean Garren, regional manager (Northeast), Vote Solar.
  • Case Study: GRID Alternatives. Stan Greschner, vice president, market development, GRID Alternatives.
  • Case Study: New York State. Peter Olmsted, outreach advisor, New York State Department of Public Service.

Files from the April 13, 2016, webinar will be posted soon.