Louisiana State Flag — The Seven Seals Award was presented Wednesday to One Planet Solar & Wind and its owner, Matt Roberts, by Jim Hill, the Shreveport attorney who represents the Secretary of Defense in northwest Louisiana and serves as sector chairman by the award sponsor.
"Putnam RISE is an outcome of the Putnam County Community Foundation's Envision 2011 Grant," said Steve Setchell. "This was a special competitive grant process that the foundation implemented in its 25th anniversary year."
The year-long project, funded by the Putnam County Community Foundation and the Vectren Foundation, is designed to spark creativity and collaboration with organizations in the community, has completed several projects including an energy challenge.
One Planet Solar is proud to announce our new expansion into the cities of West Monroe and Monroe, Louisiana! With an amazing state tax credit, Louisiana is becoming one of the most environmentally conscious states in the Union. Many residents are taking advantage of this tax credit right now. Homeowners are able to cover 100% of home’s electrical needs with solar and wind power. Due to many calls from homeowners requesting a Premier NABCEP certified company. One Planet Solar and Wind is proud to announce that we are now serving Monroe and West Monroe Louisiana. One Planet Solar has the training and the experience to help the people of Louisiana take control of their home’s electrical needs.
Going green all at once is too much for almost anyone to accomplish. Instead, try making just one new change or adding one new habit or resolve each week. You'll be surprised at how it adds up after just a year.
PARIS, Ill. (WTHI) - The largest residential solar array for Indiana and Illinois has been installed. An array of solar panels in Paris, Illinois is using energy from the sun and converting it into electricity. The array is powering a home, barn and farm. The array has enough solar panels to take extra energy generated during the day, to power the owner’s house at night.
One Valley family has made the switch to solar energy. Members say they're already reaping some of the benefits from investing in renewable energy. "We don't have an electric bill pretty much anymore,” homeowner Kimberly Traucins said. Kimberly Traucins says she saw the opportunity to install a solar energy system as an investment for her family and the future.
"There are a lot of investments out there that you don't see the return on. We started seeing the return immediately the day he hooked it up it was spinning faster backwards then it ever spun forwards."