Baton Rouge Green Crawl a Success!

The Baton Rouge Green Crawl was designed to introduce Baton Rouge residents to our green businesses and resources in a fun relaxed atmosphere. Even with threatening thunderstorms looming all day before the event, we had a huge turnout and fantastic weather! The Baton Rouge Green Crawl’s founders are Jeff Shaw and Ann Shaneyfelt of Gulf South Read more about Baton Rouge Green Crawl a Success![…]

State Legislators Gather in Washington to Discuss Solar Power

As our nation’s leaders continue to ponder the energy crisis and look for answers to the complicated questions and challenges ahead of us, a group of state legislatures gathered together in the nation’s capital October 8-9, 2009, at the National Conference of State Legislatures Solar Policy Institute. Attendees were invited to examine the potential that Read more about State Legislators Gather in Washington to Discuss Solar Power[…]

“Natural Energy”: Jeff Shaw’s solar powered home is profiled in The Advocate

“Jeff Shaw, owner of Gulf South Solar, makes his living selling and installing solar arrays. As founder of the 1,500-member Louisiana Solar Energy Society, he was also hosting visitors to his Menlo Drive home during the National Solar Tour Day, held on Oct. 3.” For the full article, visit The Advocate’s website:  http://www.2theadvocate.com/features/64052077.html

Solar Advocate, Rep. Franklin Foil Promoted to Captain

Representative 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 Read more about Solar Advocate, Rep. Franklin Foil Promoted to Captain[…]

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”. […]

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/

Louisiana has its 2nd NABCEP Certified Installer

Louisiana now has another NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners) certified professional! Jeff Shaw, president of Gulf South Solar has earned the highest certification for the solar professional, NABCEP Solar PV Installer. […]

Gulf South Solar and the Island on Tumey’s Travel’s

Glen Clouatre, General Manager at The Island and Justin Runnels of Gulf South Solar met with Allen Tumey of WAFB recently and gave him a bird’s eye view of the largest solar installation in the state of Louisiana. In this interview, Glen Clouatre shares information about the Island’s solar system and how much it is saving them each month in electrical bills. […]

Make it Right Foundation

Gulf South Solar was selected to install 9 – 5kW demonstration systems in the lower 9th ward for the “Make it Right” campaign donated by Brad Pitt. The systems were completed in one week in November of 2007 thanks to a coordination of volunteers. GSS was also hired to remove and package the 9 systems for future installations. […]