Evan Wynns, SF Energy Co-op presentation at SF Bay Area Community Solar Confluence, 5-23-12
The New Green Energy Economy Belongs to Everyone
Why Green Energy?It’s good for the environment.It makes money.It’s decentralized.
The Affordability of Green Powerthe Co-op makes the benefits of green energyavailable to all through the power of collectiveinvestment and organization.by pooling very small investments, we canfinance solar installations and share the profitsequally among contributing members.Lowering the bar for investment: literally anyonecould join and invest
The Co-op OrganizationThe Co-op is good for renters. Solar doesn’t needto be on your roof to do good, and make moneyback.The Co-op model is equitable. In the Co-op,money doesn’t equal voice, so the Co-op iscommunity owned and collectively run.The Co-op can serve as a model for othercommunities.
Benefits for Joining the Co-opDividends: resource members get paid back andcontinue making profit after we reach targetinvestment.Discounts and the green business communityHelping the transition to a green energy world