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Upcoming Events

June 2017

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 2:00 PM

The coffee Happy Hour

Location: Antidote 729 Studewood St, Houston, TX 77007

Ends: Saturday, June 3, 2017, 4:00 PM

Saturday, June 10, 2017, 10:30 AM

Rooftop Solar Workshop with Solarize Houston: Solarize Houston will describe its group purchase program and how you can save on a solar system. A leading installer will answer your solar installation and equipment questions. No cost to attend. Everyone is welcome.

Location: Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002.

Ends: Saturday, June 10, 2017, 12:00 PM

Past Events

Our Past Events

May 2017

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 10:30 AM

Rooftop Solar Workshop with Solarize Houston: Solarize Houston will describe its group purchase program and how you can save on a solar system. A leading installer will answer your solar installation and equipment questions. No cost to attend. Everyone is welcome.

Location: Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002.

Ends: Saturday, May 13, 2017, 12:00 PM

April 2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10:30 AM

Rooftop Solar Workshop with Solarize Houston: Solarize Houston will describe its group purchase program and how you can save on a solar system. Adaptive Solar Design co-Founder Richard Sherwood will answer your solar installation and equipment questions. No cost to attend. Everyone is welcome.

Location: Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002.

Ends: Saturday, April 8, 2017, 12:00 PM

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 2:00 PM

Solarize Houston kicks off its 2017 group purchase of photovoltaic solar systems for Houstonians and celebrates its 2016 success, with pizza and refreshments and information on how you can save on a solar system and bring more clean energy to Houston. Celebrate with us!

Location: Axelrad Beer Garden, 1517 Alabama, Houston, TX 77004

Ends: Saturday, April 1, 2017, 4:00 PM

March 2017

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 10:00 AM

Organizing 2017 Solarize Houston Program: Solarize Houston is evaluating running a group purchase program for 2017. We need volunteers to spread the word, present the program, run the website and engage the community. Come to this meeting to learn how you can help bring more clean energy to Houston and save almost half the cost of a solar system.

Location: Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002

Ends: Saturday, March 11, 2017, 12:00 PM

September 2016

Saturday, September 10, 2016, 11:00 AM

Rooftop Solar Workshop with Solarize Houston: Adaptive Solar Design co-Founder Richard Sherwood will lead the program. We will also cover the basics of residential solar system and discuss selecting electric purchase plans for owners of solar systems selling power back to the grid. No cost to attend. Everyone is welcome. See Richard Sherwood’s presentation and Rajiv Pandya’s presentation.

Location: City of Houston’s Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002.

Ends: Saturday, September 10, 2016, 1:00 PM

August 2016

Saturday, August 13, 2016, 11:00 AM

Rooftop Solar Workshop with Solarize Houston: Adaptive Solar Design co-Founder Richard Sherwood will lead the program, featuring representatives of SolarEdge and Enphase, discussing inverter options for Solarize Houston installations. We will also cover the basics of residential solar system. No cost to attend.

Location: Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002

Ends: Saturday, August 13, 2016, 1:00 PM

May 2016

Saturday, May 14, 2016, 10:30 AM

Rooftop Solar Workshop with Solarize Houston: Solarize Houston will discuss its program with veteran installer Jimmy Garrett of KW Solar on hand at the Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002.

Ends: Saturday, May 14, 2016, 12:00 PM

Thursday, May 12, 2016, 7:30 PM

Solarize Houston will be featured at the Houston Sierra Club meeting St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, corner of West Alabama and Woodhead. Social Hour starts at 7 pm.

Ends: Thursday, May 12, 2016, 8:30 PM

April 2016

Thursday, April 28, 2016, 9:00 AM

Solarize Houston will be exhibiting at the Houston American Institute of Architects Gulf Coast Green Symposium and Expo, Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston (MATCH), 3400 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002

Ends: Thursday, April 28, 2016, 4:00 PM

Saturday, April 23, 2016, 9:00 AM

See Solarize Houston on the Houston Solar Tour sponsored by the Houston Renewable Energy Group, at various locations in Bellaire.

Ends: Saturday, April 23, 2016, 1:00 PM

Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 7:00 PM

Solarize Houston will be viewing “Catching the Sun” in Houston at the Studio Movie Grill City Centre, 805 Town & Country Lane, Houston, TX, US, 77024, a documentary about clean energy, if we get enough people to reserve tickets before April 5 to assure a showing in Houston. You can reserve your ticket and see its trailer. We’re planning to invite attendees to join us afterward close to the theater (TBA) for a social hour.

Ends: Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 8:13 PM

Saturday, April 16, 2016, 11:00 AM

Solarize Houston will be exhibiting at Houston’s Earth Day, at Sam Houston Park (1000 Bagby), Houston, Texas 77002

Ends: Saturday, April 16, 2016, 5:00 PM

Saturday, April 9, 2016, 10:30 AM

Solarize Houston will discuss its program with Richard Sherwood, of Adaptive Solar Design on hand at the Green Building Resource Center at 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002. See Richard Sherwood's presentation

Ends: Saturday, April 9, 2016, 12:00 PM

March 2016

Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 6:00 PM

Southgate Civics Club, Roberts Elementry School Cafeteria 6000 Greenbriar, Houston, TX 77030

Ends: Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 7:00 PM

Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 7:00 PM

Solarize Houston will discuss our program at the 350.org Houston regional meeting. Contact us for the location.

Ends: Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 8:00 PM

Febuary 2016

Wednesday, Febuary 24, 2016, 6:00 PM

Solarize Houston will be part of the Green Building Resource Center’s meeting on at the Green Houston Permitting Center, 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002.

Ends: Wednesday, Febuary 24, 2016, 8:00 PM

Thursday, Febuary 18, 2016, 8:25 AM

Solarize Houston will be the featured guest on KPFT (90.1)'s Open Journal.

Ends: Thursday, Febuary 18, 2016, 9:00 AM

Thursday, Febuary 4, 2016, 6:30 PM

Solarize Houston will be describing its program at the Houston Electric Automobile Association meeting at the TXRS Lab at 205 Roberts, Houston, Texas 77003

Ends: Thursday, Febuary 4, 2016, 8:30 PM

January 2016

Thursday, January 14, 2016, 7:30 AM

Kick off meeting for Solarize Houston - Getting Solar Energy on Your Rooftop

Wells Fargo Building on 1000 Louisiana Street, Houston, Texas hosted by the Houston Renewable Energy Network.

You can view our presentation describing our program here.

Steve Krebs, Co-Founder of Solarize Houston, will describe the Solarize Houston effort, a group purchase of solar equipment to be installed on Houston residential rooftops. Cal Morton, Vice President of Strategic Relations of Texas Solar Outfitters, will describe how to pick out a residential system and arrange for and permit an installation. Maura Yates, MP2 Energy Vice President of Sustainable Solutions, will describe net metering and retail offerings for the electricity needs of solar owners remaining on the grid.

A complimentary networking breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m., with the presentation to follow at 8:00 a.m. in the auditorium at the Wells Fargo Building on 1000 Louisiana Street, Houston, Texas. In addition to metered street parking spots that may be open, valet parking is available for a fee in the building’s garage located on the corner of Lamar and Louisiana.

The Houston Renewable Energy Network promotes awareness and education of renewable energy technologies and markets among energy professionals in the Greater Houston area and serves as a networking organization for those with commercial and/or career interests in the Renewable Energy space. The network hosts periodic speaking events that are open to the public. Greenberg Traurig, LLP will host the meeting.

Greenberg Traurig is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1,900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No. 1 on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite.

Consumer Energy Alliance, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that supports the thoughtful utilization of energy resources to help ensure improved domestic and global energy security and stable prices for consumers, will sponsor the presentation and its breakfast.

For additional information, please email info@houstonrenewables.org or call 713-337-8803.

Ends: Thursday, January 14, 2016, 9:00 AM