The solar industry is grappling with a widening workforce gap, as 90% of companies struggle to hire skilled labor amid surging demand. To address this, innovative recruitment strategies are being explored, moving beyond traditional methods. Solstice’s CEO, Steph Speirs, emphasized successful hires from customer service and user experience backgrounds. Diversifying the solar workforce is crucial,…
Solstice’s Co-Founder and CEO, Steph Speirs, and other Solstice team members consulted in Energy News Network’s article: “The IRA offers lucrative incentives for low-income community solar, but also creates new challenges”. Solstice, a major contributor of the piece, brought valuable insights including that of Marcus King, Director of Strategy & Communication at the Housing Authority…
Steph Speirs, co-founder and CEO Solstice, featured in recent piece by the Daily Hampshire Gazette. Read the full article here.
The Village of Athens is partnering with Massachusetts-based company Solstice Power Technologies LLC, to offer residents the opportunity to join community solar and save on their electric bills. Read the full story on Hudson Valley 360.
Solar Power World: Solstice has officially launched the pre-enrollment waitlist for community solar in New Mexico. To join the official waitlist, residents will need to add their name, email address, and utility provider. This will give them access to be first in line for enrollment on the shared solar farms, offering the opportunity to save up…
The latest Clean Energy Boom Report underscores President Biden’s clean energy plan, triggering over $310 billion in clean energy investments, with Solstice CEO Steph Speirs highlighting the plan’s empowerment of historically marginalized communities through initiatives like the National Clean Investment Fund and the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund’s Solar For All program. Read the full story…
North American Clean Energy: The Toms River Community Solar Farm has Turned On, Turning Sun into Savings
North American Clean Energy: A significant step towards a greener future has been achieved with the successful energization of the Toms River community solar farm. Developed by MN8 Energy, a leading name in renewable energy solutions, this state-of-the-art solar farm is now operational, generating clean energy to power homes and businesses throughout the region. Solstice…
Empowering Illinois Communities: Solstice and The Housing Authority of Cook County Collaborate to Expand Renewable Energy Access
Solstice is collaborating with the Housing Authority of Cook County, the second largest public housing authority in Illinois, to bring renewable energy access to low- to moderate-income households across 108 communities within the Housing Authority’s jurisdiction. Read the full press release on the partnership.
A community solar boom will test Xcel, other utility plans against developer, customer needs: analysts
Analysts and industry experts, including Solstice co-founder and CEO Steph Speirs, weigh in on utilities facing community solar challenges.
Solstice’s Co-Founder and CEO, Steph Speirs, discusses the importance of rebuilding trust as community solar launches in New Mexico.
ENGIE collaborates with Microsoft and Solstice to accelerate access to community solar for under-resourced communities in Illinois
Solstice is working with Microsoft and developer ENGIE to bring more community solar access to Illinois households.
Solstice and the Village of Park Forest Celebrate Tremendous Success as Partners in Community Solar Adoption
Solstice and the Village of Park Forest achieved remarkable success with community solar partnership bringing clean energy access to residents.