Energy Matters

PEC works toward energy solutions that emphasize efficiency first, use appropriate technologies for the 21st Century and respect the scenic and historic character of the Piedmont. 

Your General Assembly Update

Your General Assembly Update

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The beginning of spring marks the end of the 2018 Virginia General Assembly session. Well, sort of. In the case of the budget, there was no resolution, which means the fate of conservation funding and the general path forward is ...
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More than $1 Million Worth of Solar Installed

More than $1 Million Worth of Solar Installed

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The benefits of solar power are multi- fold: it provides peak power close to the demand, energy security, cost savings, local employment opportunities and emission reductions. These benefits are why, for the last three years, we’ve partnered on a Solarize ...
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Solar Panels at our Horner Street Office

Solar Panels at our Horner Street Office

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In 2016, The Piedmont Environmental Council had 38 solar photovoltaic panels installed on the roof of our newly renovated and expanded headquarters office.  ...
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How Much Will It Cost?

How Much Will It Cost?

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For our summer 2020 campaign which runs from June 15, 2020 through August 31, 2020, we’ve negotiated pricing options to give homeowners more flexibility and choice. Your solar sales engineer can help you make the best choice depending on your ownership goals ...
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The Installers

The Installers

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After a comprehensive and competitive bidding process, LEAP selected two qualified local solar installers for the 2020 Solarize Piedmont campaign. Once you sign up and have the initial satellite assessment completed by LEAP, one of the two installers will be assigned to ...
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