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Microgrid “Cleans Up” the Ethical Society

By Pivot Energy / November 15, 2015 / Comments Off on Microgrid “Cleans Up” the Ethical Society

Microgrid’s volunteer day at the Ethical Society a success! As part of the 3BL philosophy, Microgrid is dedicated to growing and nurturing our community as a whole, and volunteering is one of the ways we achieve that. The 25 kW solar array we installed on the roof in 2014 is functioning well and providing energy savings to…

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SLU Celebrates Culmination of Solar Panel Project

By Pivot Energy / October 26, 2015 / Comments Off on SLU Celebrates Culmination of Solar Panel Project

Saint Louis University celebrated the culmination of the installation of nine solar arrays throughout the midtown campus Friday during the “Solar at SLU” reception at the Everest Education Union. Brandon Verhoff, director of Sustainability and Benchmarking, welcomed a crowd of nearly 50 people, followed by remarks from Rick Hunter, CEO of Microgrid Solar, a partner…

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Microgrid Energy Named a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business

By Pivot Energy / October 15, 2015 / Comments Off on Microgrid Energy Named a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business

In 2014, the League of American Bicyclists recognized Microgrid Energy with a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business (BFBSM) award, joining more than 800 visionary businesses from across the country. With the announcement of 150 new and renewing BFBs today in 39 states and Washington, D.C., Microgrid Energy joins a cutting-edge group of more than 800 local…

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Team Microgrid Rides Again

By Pivot Energy / September 25, 2015 / Comments Off on Team Microgrid Rides Again

Once again, Microgrid Energy sponsored a team to ride in the 2015 Bike MS: Express Scripts Gateway Getaway Ride on September 12-13. The company first formed a team in 2014, and raised over $5,000 for the Gateway Area Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Our goal is to raise at least that much again this year. The event, long…

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Microgrid Energy Expansion Continues Across California

By Pivot Energy / September 8, 2015 / Comments Off on Microgrid Energy Expansion Continues Across California

Did you know, California is the leading state of solar installs in the country. Now, you can use Microgrid as your preferred California solar installer. Microgrid has three office locations for your convenience in Los Angeles, The Bay Area and San Diego. California Leads the Nation 403,675 solar projects 3,220 megawatts installed Dozens of commercial…

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SWIC Goes Solar

By Pivot Energy / June 25, 2015 / Comments Off on SWIC Goes Solar

The community college’s Belleville campus is one of 15 across the state that is pursuing solar power. SWIC has partnered with Microgrid Solar in St. Louis, which is installing the 540 panels for an estimated total of 137 kilowatts. About 115 kilowatts’ worth of panels is being mounted on the roof of the varsity gymnasium and…

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Solar Installation Provides all Electric for Park Avenue Coffee’s Newest Location on The Hill

By Pivot Energy / June 25, 2014 / Comments Off on Solar Installation Provides all Electric for Park Avenue Coffee’s Newest Location on The Hill

Park Avenue Coffee opened their newest and greenest cafe, located at 5105 Columbia Avenue on The Hill, on April 8, 2014. Microgrid Solar installed 200 solar panels to enable Park Avenue Coffee to operate the cafe and roasting facility at net zero, providing all electricity for the building. The Microgrid Solar turnkey solar installation provides…

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