Solarize Northeast Registration Ends May 15

May 15th, 2012–Last Day to Register for Solarize Northeast!

Have you been thinking about putting solar on your home, but were not sure if solar was right for you? Sign up today, and receive a free solar site assessment. Northeast Coalition of Neighbors has partnered with Mr. Sun Solar, Umpqua Bank and Neil Kelly to offer area homeowners an easy and affordable pathway to solar as well as opportunities to improve their homes’ comfort with energy efficiency improvements. Tax credits and cash incentives, along with a variety of financing and ownership options, provide homeowners with an affordable pathway to energy independence.

Attend our final free workshop on Saturday, May 12th and learn how solar energy can work on your home. The workshop will cover the basics of going solar, explain tax credits and cash incentives, and review financing and lease options.

Final Solarize Workshop:
May 12th, 11am Umpqua Bank, 1745 NE Alberta Street

Register for Solarize Northeast today at or contact Gene Lee at, 503-823-4113. Registration deadline is May 15th.

Can You Go Solar? Find Out Now

Solarize Northeast is a project of the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods that helps homeowners to go solar by lowering the cost through bulk purchasing and free education on how to go about it.  Low-cost financing is available as well.

Installing solar is affordable and easy! Come learn how and why at one of the Free Community Introductory Workshops:

  • Sat 3/10 11AM-12:30PM Umpqua Bank, 1745 NE Alberta
  • Thurs 3/22 6PM-7:30PM NECN, 4815 NE 7th Ave.
  • Sat 4/14 11AM-12:30PM Umpqua Bank, 1745 NE Alberta
  • Thurs 4/19 6PM-7:30PM NECN, 4815 NE 7th Ave.

Register for the workshops or a free solar site assessment now at:

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Solarize Northeast Returns

Installing solar is affordable and easy! Come learn how and why at a free community introductory workshop:

Sunday, February 12 11AM, Umpqua Bank, 1745 NE Alberta
Thursday, February 16 6PM, NECN, 4815 NE 7th Ave.

Contracts signed by February 29, 2012 receive an early bird discount!

Additional dates are planned for March and April. Visit for more information.

Interested neighbors enjoy savings through community-driven, bulk purchase of solar panels. Solarize Northeast hosts workshops to educate residents about solar options, site assessment, installation, and financing options. Sign up for updates and register for the program at our website:

The Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods gives thanks to: Solar Oregon, Mr. Sun Solar, the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability and Umpqua Bank.

One Month Left to Register for Solarize NE!

The registration period for Solarize Northeast, the residential bulk-purchase solar power program, comes to an end on tax day, April 15th.

Solarize Northeast is a volunteer-driven, community-based volume purchasing project for solar electric panels organized by the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods. More than 600 homeowners have already signed up for the opportunity to purchase solar panels at a 35% discount from market rates.

You can get more information and register online at, or telephone 503-823-4575 ext. 6. You can register without obligation, but you must do so by April 15 or you will miss your chance.

Online Map of Green Energy

The City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability has a tool on their website that maps existing solar installations as well as a way to estimate the solar energy potential of your home. Click on the link below and enter your address.

If you want to take advantage of your solar potential, sign up for Solarize Northeast. NECN’s group purchase solar discount initiative.