Topic: Solar

City of Fresno breaks ground on large solar project procured through SPURR

On Oct 23, 2023, the City of Fresno broke ground on a large solar power project procured through SPURR’s Renewable Energy Aggregated Procurement (REAP) Program. You can see local TV news reports here and here. The detailed press release issued by the City of Fresno...
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San Luis Obispo County California

Hear from Annie Secrest, the County’s Energy and Water Coordinator, and John Diodati, the Interim Public Works Director, to learn about their new solar projects and their procurement process with SPURR and ForeFront Power.
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South Monterey County JUHSD Goes Solar at Two High Schools

Chief Business Official, Sherrie Castellanos, speaks to South Monterey County Joint Union High School District’s decision to adopt solar energy and process for procurement with ForeFront Power and SPURR.
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Bakersfield City Council Meeting

Bakersfield City Council considers SPURR solar program
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Q&A with Dick McKinley of the City of Paso Robles

ForeFront Power recently sat down with Dick McKinley, the Public Works Director of the City of Paso Robles to understand why the municipality adopted solar and what advice he has to offer other cities and towns.
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State Center Community College District saves over $18 million by going solar!

Watch as Christine Miktarian and Dr. Carole Goldsmith describe their experience procuring solar across State Center Community College District (SCCCD). SCCCD partnered with ForeFront Power and School Project for Utility Rate Reduction (SPURR) to provide 7.4 megawatts (MW) of solar across four of its main...
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SPURR and ForeFront Power: Energy Procurement Made Easy

ForeFront Power and the School Project for Utility Rate Reduction (SPURR) offer California schools, colleges, and other public agencies a streamlined path to solar and energy storage solutions. SPURR selected ForeFront Power through a state-wide, competitive Request for Proposal process.
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Paso Robles JUSD: The Road to Solar Explained

Chris Williams, the Superintendent of Paso Robles Joint Unified School District in California, discusses the motivations for adopting solar energy across their district and the procurement process using SPURR.
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Dixon USD: Solar at the Old High School Location

ForeFront Power worked with the school district to develop five sites, representing 843 kW of installed solar PV capacity.
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