Investing in Underserved Communities with Corporate Solar Procurement
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM EST
Location: Room 278
In early 2020, Sol Systems announced a groundbreaking initiative with Microsoft that creates the first community investment fund and Microsoft’s single largest renewable energy portfolio energy purchase agreement. This QuickTalk will walk through how Sol Systems and Microsoft designed the 500 MW portfolio to maximize its positive environmental, community and societal impact and how corporate procurement of renewables can tie the purchasing of renewable energy to environmental justice and equity in under-resourced communities.