Author Archive: Kaiba White

Solar Austin Happy Hour: Updating Austin’s 10-Year Energy Plan

We’re dedicating this month’s happy hour to a discussion of the Austin Generation Resource Planning Task Force recommendations. Chartered by City Council to provide recommendations for the Austin Energy Resource, Generation and Climate Protection Plan to 2024, the Austin Generation…
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Ditching the Gas Pump for Solar

Chris and Krista are married and live in West Austin with their two children. They recently installed solar panels on their home as a way to save money on their utility bills. They also own an electric car, so they’re…
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Affordable Housing Developer Using Solar to Keep Costs Low

The Guadalupe Neighborhood Development Corporation (GNDC) is using solar to keep its expenses down in a affordable housing development. The duplexes in this development are net zero energy buildings, thanks in part to rooftop solar installations. Solar Customers – Guadalupe-Saldana…
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Solar Panel Manufacturing Creating Jobs in Austin

Terence Parker is an Applications Engineering Manager at an Austin solar panel technology developer. He’s excited about the integrated solar panel and inverter modules his company is developing, how quickly solar prices are falling and the increased use of solar energy….
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