City earns award for Solarize Snoqualmie effort

By SnoValley Star staff The Solarize Snoqualmie program won the City of Snoqualmie a Municipal Excellence Award from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC). Snoqualmie beat seven other cities that entered in the Making a Difference in Your Environment category. The awards are presented to cities that have demonstrated outstanding achievements in innovative city projects, […]

Solarize Shoreline Campaign: Free Educational Workshops Coming

going solar… Solarize Shoreline is an initiative to bring solar energy to homes and businesses within the City of Shoreline. It is a limited-time campaign designed to help homeowners and small businesses purchase solar electric systems with a streamlined process and group discount. Solarize Shoreline is a collaborative effort of Northwest Sustainable Energy for Economic […]

Snoqualmie Elementary to get solar power

By Dylan Chaffin Snoqualmie Elementary School is the recipient of a new solar power system thanks to the “Solarize Snoqualmie” initiative’s success. As part of the initiative, the City of Snoqualmie and NW Wind and Solar agreed that the company would donate 1-kilowatt per 10 contracts signed for residential solar panel installation. To date, 38 […]

Solar Power Is In Woodinville’s Future

Written by Briana Gerdeman Woodinville residents will have a way to get solar power installed cheaply and easily, and the first chance to get involved is this week. The project, called Solarize Woodinville, will be managed by the nonprofit Northwest SEED (Sustainable Energy for Economic Development.) The first Solarize campaign was started by a grassroots […]