LSES Solar Tour of Homes: Saturday, October 3rd

The LSES Solar Tour of Homes is Saturday, October 3rd from 11am to 2pm. This year, 12 of the 18 stops on the tour are Gulf South Solar installations! View the PRESS RELEASE How To Take The Tour Gulf South Solar recommends that you should plan to see one or two sites that are close Read more about LSES Solar Tour of Homes: Saturday, October 3rd[…]

GSS Annouces New Training Classes

GSS recently added new classes to their regular dealer training lineup. New to GSS Training are Solar Hot Water Heater Installation courses, Solar Marketing, and Sunkits Sales Training. The BRCC Installer Training course is the only registered provider for the NABCEP®  entry level PV exam in Baton Rouge and was designed and is lead by GSS Read more about GSS Annouces New Training Classes[…]

GSS Provides Solar Power to Project 30-90 Festival in New Orleans

Project 30-90 is an environmentally conscious music festival with stages that were run on solar and wind turbine power. Gulf South Solar was proud to be one of the sponsors of the festival this past weekend in New Orleans. The 3 solar trailers that Gulf South Solar provided to the event helped to power to the stages and Read more about GSS Provides Solar Power to Project 30-90 Festival in New Orleans[…]

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 […]

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.

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”. […]

Another Shipment of SMARTRE Arrives at GSS

cimg7752Gulf South Solar received another shipment of Outback Power’s new product offering – SMARTRESMARTRE,from OutBack Power, is a simplified grid-tie solar system with back-up power for residential and small commercial applications. SMARTRE is the ONLY grid-tie inverter system with back-up power that does not have to be installed indoors. The specially designed case protects the inverter and batteries from the elements – saving homeowners valuable indoor storage space. […]

Last Chance to Register for BRCC Solar Installation Course!

Baton Rouge Community College in Downtown Baton Rouge is offering another Solar Installation course at its campus on Community College Drive. The course runs on Saturdays: 7/11 – 8/1 from 7:30am – 5:30pm. For more information, click here or contact Will Seaman, the Program Director of the Economic Development Division of BRCC at: seamanw@mybrcc.edu   Phone: (225) Read more about Last Chance to Register for BRCC Solar Installation Course![…]

GSS’s latest “Make it Right” Installation on WWL

On June 30, 2009, Reporter Dave McNamera did an excellent piece called “Green 4 Louisiana” on WWL TV in New Orleans. Dave filmed our latest “Make it Right Foundation” solar installation in the Lower 9th Ward and spoke with residents of these new energy efficient homes. To see our team at work installing solar, click Read more about GSS’s latest “Make it Right” Installation on WWL[…]

SMARTRE Hits the Warehouse at Gulf South Solar

Last week, Gulf South Solar received its 1st shipment of Outback Power’s new product offering – SMARTRE.  SMARTRE,from OutBack Power, is a simplified grid-tie solar system with back-up power for residential and small commercial applications. SMARTRE is the ONLY grid-tie inverter system with back-up power that does not have to be installed indoors. The specially designed Read more about SMARTRE Hits the Warehouse at Gulf South Solar[…]

GSS Launches New Group Buying Sales Promotion

Today, Gulf South Solar announces their new group buying sales promotion, 1Solar Block. This program is designed to enable neighbors to ban together and obtain wholesale pricing on the cost of their solar power systems.  If you’ve ever dreamed of going solar but was put off by the cost, then this promotion was made just Read more about GSS Launches New Group Buying Sales Promotion[…]

Jeff Shaw to speak at AIA Design Conference

Jeff Shaw, president of Gulf South Solar, will be presenting “Integrating Solar Power Into Architectural Projects” at the AIA Louisiana Design Conference August 2 – 4, 2009. The conference is at the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort in Destin Florida. For more information or to register, visit their website at https://www.aiala.com/conferences/

GSS to be on “BR Lagniappe” Morning Show

Ann Shaneyfelt, Marketing Director of Gulf South Solar along with Cece Hyslop of LSES were interviewed by Matt Kennedy this morning. The show will air on the Fox/NBC/CW21 morning news show, BR Lagniappe this weekend. Show times are below. Saturday 6:00am on CW21 11:00am on  KZUP (RTN19) Sunday 6:00am on Fox 44 11:30am on KZUP (RTN19)

Rally for Restoration

On the 1st day of Hurricane season, residents of the Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans City Councilmen and many environmental leaders are gathering at the Bayou Beinvenue Cypress Triangle Platform in the Lower 9th Ward to speak out to ask the Corps to make the protection of our communities top priority. For more information see:  www.mrgomustgo.org. Gulf South Read more about Rally for Restoration[…]