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American Solar Energy Society

Texas Solar Energy Society

Solar San Antonio

Austin Energy’s Rebate Programs

Solar Austin on Facebook

@solar_austin on Twitter

Solar Austin on LinkedIn


Howard “Scot” Arey is joining the Texas solar industry after a 25-year Army career. He’s passionate about solar energy because of its importance to the United States’ and Texas energy security. He wants to help Texas’ retiring and separating military veterans transfer their hard-earned technical skills and work ethic from “national military security” to “Texas energy security.” He can be contacted at, 703-401-2316, and via his LinkedIn profile.

Read his compelling document “A Comprehensive Energy Strategy for Texas – Embracing solar to meet energy needs today and establish global leadership tomorrow


Colin Meehan of EDF has authored a review of ERCOT’s recent Long Term System Assessment report.  Please see his article:  New ERCOT Report Shows That Texas Wind And Solar Are Highly Competitive With Natural Gas


A compelling report from the Institute for Local Self-Reliance  – Advantage Local: Why Local Energy Ownership Matters