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About Jack Roberts

Jack was a lemonade stand tycoon as a child. Now, he is pursing his passion for environmental issues by working at ARE Solar in business development and marketing after graduating from the University of Denver in June of 2017 with a B.S. in Media Studies and minors in Sustainability and Marketing. Jack enjoys recreational golf, skiing, lacrosse and basketball as well as backpacking and camping.

The Colorado Sierra Club + ARE Solar

ARE Solar is proud to support the Colorado Sierra Club and their efforts to push Colorado towards 100% clean energy.  The #ReadyFor100 campaign urges Colorado citizens, businesses, and politicians to make the switch from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources like solar and wind to power our state.  With cities like Denver, Boulder, Pueblo and [...]

By | July 3rd, 2018|Information, News|0 Comments

Can Hail Damage Solar Panels?

To say the weather in Colorado is sporadic would be an understatement.  While The Centennial State boasts 300 days of sunshine per year, the other 60 can feel like the world is coming to an end.  Every year, the Front Range is sieged by booming thunderstorms and torrential downpours.  And hail.  Especially hail. The single [...]

By | May 17th, 2018|Information|0 Comments

Why Solar Makes Sense for Electric Car Owners

In the last few years electric vehicles (EV’s) have taken strides in becoming more reliable sources of transportation.  Studies say that by 2025, 1 in every 6 cars sold will be electric.  Locally, the Denver Post notes that "Colorado could have nearly 1 million electric vehicles on the road come 2030".  This makes sense considering [...]

By | April 19th, 2018|Information|0 Comments

5 Steps: Xcel Energy Usage

Xcel Energy customers can follow these 5 easy steps to find their annual energy consumption, which is measured in kilowatt hours (kwh).   Step 1: Login to your Xcel Account   Step 2: Go to "My Usage" Step 3: Select "Table View" Scroll down a bit and select "Table View" Make sure that the timeframe [...]

By | November 28th, 2017|Information|2 Comments

Denver Passes Green Roof Initiative

  On Tuesday November 7th of 2017 Denver voters passed Initiative-300 Denver Green Roof Initiative requiring new builds of 25,000 square feet or larger to feature a green roof addition.  This can can come in the form of a solar panel array or green, vegetative space. The grass roots ordinance will help Denver reach some of [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments
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