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LEAP and City of Charlottesville Announce New “Growing Opportunity Green” Jobs Training Program “GO Green” to Train, Hire Energy Coaches; Applications Due March 9 March 3, 2015 Charlottesville, Virginia – The Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) and City of Charlottesville’s Office of Economic Development  have teamed up to launch Growing Opportunity (GO) Green, a workforce development training program that prepares City residents for a career as a LEAP Energy Coach. The […] More
100 New Solar Installations through “Solarize Charlottesville” More than 1,100 homeowners applied to program; 550 kW under contract February 10, 2015 — A total of 1,180 Charlottesville homeowners applied for the first-ever Solarize Charlottesville program last summer, and now 100 contracts totaling 550 kW of electricity and valued at more than$1,700,000 have been signed. Solarize NOVA, sponsored by the Local Energy Alliance Program, […] More
Belmont/Carlton Roundtable 2/10 – Help Cville Win $5 Million LEAP is gearing up with the City of Charlottesville for a first-of-its-kind energy efficiency campaign as part of “Energize!Charlottesville” and our community’s effort to win the $5 million Georgetown University Energy Prize. (Read more from the Daily Progress) We’re planning to start our campaign in the Belmont/Carlton neighborhood and need local residents’ help. We are inviting all […] More
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