A weeklong boot camp in Union Hill, Virginia, trained 10 area residents on the basics of installing rooftop solar.
The state’s property assessed clean energy law requires local governments to pass ordinances to establish the program.
Danville, Virginia, is in the midst of an economic and civic revival that’s powered in part by new solar projects.
Salesforce is calling on Virginia’s utilities, regulators, and lawmakers to prioritize clean energy in their policymaking and grid-planning activities.
“We want environmental justice to become part of every breath we’re taking as a movement,” the Virginia Interfaith Power & Light director says.