Right now, 1 in 6 Montgomery County residents have trouble paying their electricity bill. Meanwhile, the impact of rising fuel prices and pollution continue to hit hardest in communities (near and far) who are least equipped to handle these shifts.
Participating in a Groundswell Community Solar project is not just for saving money; it is for helping the whole community.
By applying to SharePower, income-qualified residents can receive a FREE community solar subscription and save $500 a year on their electricity bills; prevent more than 5,000 pounds of harmful greenhouse gas emissions per year; and support local clean energy jobs.
For a limited time, new income-qualified subscribers will also receive a $50 gift card just for completing the sign-up process.
No-cost subscriptions are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and Montgomery County residents are encouraged to sign up and reserve a spot.
There is no catch – to qualify for the Empowered program and to save up to $500 on your electricity bill, you just have to:
Eligible Programs: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Affordable Housing Assistance, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
(LIHEAP), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Medicaid, and/or Maryland Energy Assistance. *If you’re not sure if you qualify, or for further information, please call (202) 505-3051 to find out.
Eligible Household Income: Montgomery County residents whose total household income does not exceed the following levels are eligible:
Participating in SharePower allows you to…