Gulf South Solar’s Marketing Director Speaks at Smart Growth Summit

banner_smart-growth-summit-bannerThe Center For Planning Excellence hosted its 4th Annual Smart Growth Summit in Baton Rouge this week at the Shaw Center. Distinguished speakers from all over the country were flown in to present on such topics as land banking, renewable energy, expanding transit options, storm water managment and coastal protection and planning.

Ann Shaneyfelt spoke Continue reading “Gulf South Solar’s Marketing Director Speaks at Smart Growth Summit”

Gulf South Solar and Alliance for Affordable Energy Hosting Solar Workshop in New Orleans

Solar power (photovoltaics) workshop

Learn how to harness the power of the sun!  On Thursday, August 20 Gulf South Solar will teach you the basics of photovoltaics, as well as discussing tax credits.

For more information, visit the Alliance For Affordable Energy’s website.

Solar Advocate, Rep. Franklin Foil Promoted to Captain

foilpromotion2Representative Franklin Foil U.S. Navy, was promoted to the rank of Captain at a ceremony on the LSU Parade Grounds on Tuesday, August 11th. His close friends and family were in attendance including:  Judge Mike McDonald, Jeff Shaw – President of Gulf South Solar, Judge Foil and Jimmy Gill.

A reception at the LSU Faculty Club followed the ceremony.

Congratulations Representative Foil!

Franklin Foil was the author of HB 32 which, if it were passed, would have extended the 50% residential solar tax credit to businesses.




Registration is Now Open for the Next BRCC Solar Installation Course!

Solar Panel Design and Installation Course

Baton Rouge Community College
201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA, 70806

Saturdays: August 29 – September 19, 2009
7:30am – 5:30pm Continue reading “Registration is Now Open for the Next BRCC Solar Installation Course!”

Jeff Shaw Hits the Speaking Circuit

Jeff Shaw, president of Gulf South Solar, is in high demand as a presenter for trade shows and seminars. Just last week he presented to a crowd of 100 Louisiana Architects at the AIA Louisiana Design Conference in Destin, FL where he spoke to an enthusiastic group on “Integrating Solar Power Into Architectural Projects”. Continue reading “Jeff Shaw Hits the Speaking Circuit”