Month: January 2017

Watch: KCP&L Solar Farm Now Generating Electricity

Missouri and Kansas utility Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) worked with Sungevity last summer to build its first commercial-scale solar farm. The KCP&L solar array is now online and helping to power the area with sunshine. 11,500 solar panels make up the...

/ January 12, 2017
tips for growing your professional network from Sungevity

12 Tips for Growing Your Professional Network

Who do companies hire and why? Employers tend to hire people that fall into one of these three categories: people they know, people they like or people they feel they can trust! That’s one reason why growing your professional network...

/ January 10, 2017

Watch: It’s easier than you think to save with solar

“How much could I save with solar?” That’s one of the most common questions we get at Sungevity. In fact, one third of homes in the U.S. could pay less for their electricity with a Sungevity Energy System.* Solar may...

/ January 9, 2017

Sungevity Wins Owler’s 2016 Hot in Oakland Award

Sungevity has been named a winner of Owler’s 2016 Hot in Oakland Award! Each year, Owler recognizes the top trending companies in cities around the world. They sifted through over 15 million companies on the Owler platform to find the...

/ January 6, 2017

4 Lessons from a Successful Solar Start-Up

The Bright Minds Challenge team interviewed Jan Slaghekke, Chief Global Officer at Sungevity. They wanted to get an insight into what it takes to create a successful renewable energy start-up. [BM] What inspired you to join the Sungevity team? [JS]...

/ January 5, 2017
10 eco-friendly resolutions

10 New Year’s resolutions that seem too easy to be eco-friendly (but they are)

In the post-holiday daze, many of us find ourselves setting lofty New Year’s goals like saving the planet. But the chances of sticking to a resolution that broad are slim to none. Instead, set yourself up for success by starting...

/ January 3, 2017