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Pivot Energy Announces Substantial Community Solar Subscription to Serve Colorado Healthcare Facilities

By Pivot Energy / November 10, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Announces Substantial Community Solar Subscription to Serve Colorado Healthcare Facilities

Pivot Energy, Colorado’s leading community solar developer and national solar provider, announced today it has entered into an agreement with Banner Health for a 5.9-megawatt community solar subscription — the single largest community solar commitment the company has secured to-date. The subscription represents Pivot’s first community solar offering within the healthcare industry, expanding the company’s growing portfolio…

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Are You Guilty of Recruitment Bias?

By Pivot Energy / November 4, 2020 / Comments Off on Are You Guilty of Recruitment Bias?

Author: Tom Hacquoil, CEO of Pinpoint At Pivot, we are working to build a diverse and inclusive team, which is why we decided to use Pinpoint for our recruiting software. Pinpoint’s software attracts a diverse pool of high-quality applicants and taps into underrepresented talent. We feel so grateful to partner with Pinpoint for our company’s hiring…

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How Solar Creates Financial Resiliency for Businesses

By Pivot Energy / October 28, 2020 / Comments Off on How Solar Creates Financial Resiliency for Businesses

Self-storage companies can experience many financial downturns and unanticipated costs. Decreasing residential rents, increased competition, and uncertainty in demand can lead to a lot of variability in the business[1]. For example, even though COVID-19 drove up demand for self-storage businesses, the national average price of storage units was down by 4% in June 2020 compared…

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Extra Space Storage Continues Clean Energy Leadership with 65 More Solar Installations from Pivot Energy

By Pivot Energy / October 26, 2020 / Comments Off on Extra Space Storage Continues Clean Energy Leadership with 65 More Solar Installations from Pivot Energy

Today, national solar developer, Pivot Energy, announced its collaboration with Extra Space Storage to install 65 rooftop solar systems on storage buildings across eight states, including Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Tennessee. The portfolio totals 5.5 megawatts of emission-free and reliable energy, producing enough electricity to power nearly 1,000 homes for an entire year. The portfolio is estimated to save Extra Space $600,000 during the…

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One Bill to Rule Them All Part 2: How Do We Manage Community Solar Today?

By Pivot Energy / August 20, 2020 / Comments Off on One Bill to Rule Them All Part 2: How Do We Manage Community Solar Today?

In order to understand what functions the utility can replace, we must first understand what management providers do today.

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How Massachusetts Businesses Are Earning Money From Solar

By Pivot Energy / August 10, 2020 / Comments Off on How Massachusetts Businesses Are Earning Money From Solar

Savvy business-owners across the Commonwealth have long recognized the powerful economic and brand case for investing in solar energy. They are utilizing their roof space, parking lots, or open land to reduce operational expenses, realize generous tax benefits, and support clean energy. While onsite or “behind the meter” solar is still an attractive option, the…

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Pivot Energy Featured on 2020 Top Solar Contractors List

By Pivot Energy / July 21, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Featured on 2020 Top Solar Contractors List

Colorado’s largest community solar developer breaks into Solar Power World magazine’s top 100 list of national solar contractors Today, Pivot Energy announced it has been ranked 81st out of 407 national solar contractors on Solar Power World magazine’s 2020 Top Solar Contractors list. The Top Solar Contractors list is the most recognized annual listing of…

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Pueblo Residents Can Sign Up for New Solar Garden

By Pivot Energy / July 13, 2020 / Comments Off on Pueblo Residents Can Sign Up for New Solar Garden

Pivot Energy, which partnered with Black Hills Energy on a community solar garden in Southern Colorado, is now accepting subscribers for the solar garden, the company announced recently. Through a competitive bid process earlier this year, Black Hills selected Pivot Energy as a partner to develop a 2-megawatt community solar garden in the region. This…

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5 Strategies Towards Purposeful Corporate Philanthropy

By Pivot Energy / July 9, 2020 / Comments Off on 5 Strategies Towards Purposeful Corporate Philanthropy

Author: Hannah Erwin Internal Operations Associate   In a world with climate change, a global pandemic killing more than 500,000 people, and a re-energization of racial equity protests, it is now more important than ever to ensure that your business has plans in place to support your community and employees. Here are five strategies that…

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Pivot Energy Achieves “Best Places to Work” for the Second Year in a Row

By Pivot Energy / June 29, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Achieves “Best Places to Work” for the Second Year in a Row

Pivot Energy has been named one of the 2020 Best Places to Work honorees by the Denver Business Journal. This year, Pivot Energy was selected under the “medium” size category and is the only solar company in its size category. The annual award recognizes companies with the best workplaces in the Denver metro area who…

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