Financing Webinar
A two-hour WebEx webinar, “Financing Strategies for Installing Solar Panels on Your Home” on was held on March 16, 2016.  The Webinar and PowerPoint is available on the Go SOLAR Florida website.  Sixty-five people from across the state of Florida registered to attend and the workshop featured the following seven speakers:
  • Justin Allender, Portfolio Manager, First GREEN Bank
  • John Buffington, VP Business Development, SolAmerica Energy
  • John Gingrich, SVP, Strategic Partnerships, EnergySage
  • Jason Liechty, Environmental Projects Coordinator, Broward County
  • Rafael Perez. Director of Business Development. Ygrene Energy Fund
  • Paul Pusateri, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer, Admirals Bank
  • Emily Stiever, Chief of Staff , Community Power Network
Topics included:
  • Detailed explanation of the Go SOLAR Florida Financial Action Plan
  • Details from two banks who specialize in solar loans; First Green Bank and Admirals Bank
  • Benefits of group purchasing for solar installation
  • PACE
  • EnergySage Marketplace
Workshop survey results showed that it was positively received.  The agenda, supporting documents, FAQs and the video are all posted on the Go SOLAR Florida website.