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Michelle Waldgeir
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July 20, 2010
Virginia solar energy takes off with incentives
Virginia solar energy industry representatives believe a mandatory renewable portfolio standard for utilities would have a dramatic effect on reducing the cost of installation to state residential customers.

July 19, 2010
Government incentives give solar energy a boost
A fresh take on local business: Astrum Solar offers the most comprehensive proposal and a full turnkey approach by doing interconnection, the install and taking care of the energy credits.

July 16, 2010
Myersville homeowner pays $5 on utility bill after going green
Saving money is always a plus, and one man in Myersville is saving money while helping the environment. David Barrow got a solar panel system installed on his roof in March.

July 16, 2010
Report: State must spur green economy
Sandy Roskes, Vice President of Sales spoke about Astrum Solar at Maryland’s first Green Economy Forum keynoted by Governor Martin O’Malley at the state Department of the Environment building in Baltimore.

July 14, 2010
Northwest couple installs city’s largest solar system
Last Friday, the Cohen-Gala family installed the largest residential solar panel system in the District — an 11.96-kilowatt system that produces the equivalent to the environmental benefits of planting 250 trees a year.

July 12, 2010
Bigger is better in high-wattage Ward 3
Instead of “It’s a Girl!”, the sign said “We’ve Gone Solar!” because the guests—including a city councilmember and the head of the District Department of the Environment—were there to celebrate the biggest residential solar installation in Washington D.C., and the parents could not be prouder.

July 9, 2010
Couple going solar in a big way
Michelle Waldgeir, Vice President of Marketing spoke to NBC Washington from the site of an Astrum Solar installation about how one couple is taking advantage of the blazing sun to save with solar energy.

July 9, 2010
Saving the planet and earning electricity credits
Homeowners are hosting a ribbon cutting for their neighbors tonight to celebrate their switch to clean energy. Michelle Waldgeir of Astrum Solar spoke to FOXDC as the 52 solar panels were installed.

July 9, 2010
Astrum Solar installs solar panels to Washington, D.C. residents home
In an effort to become energy independent and ultimately carbon neutral, Shelley Cohen and Mike Gala are installing the Districts largest residential solar panel system.

July 9, 2010
Washington, D.C. residents go solar
Washington, D.C. residents Shelley Cohen and Mike Gala are installing the District's largest residential solar panel system. The 11.96 kW system was installed this week by Maryland-based Astrum Solar.

July 6, 2010
Making solar panels make sense
With state, federal credits Essex couple finds alternative energy can be affordable. Do-it-yourselfers Jeffrey and Michele Manning turned to Astrum Solar to install their 26 solar panels.

June/July 2010
U.S. regulations struggle to keep pace with solar boom
The U.S. solar industry is in good health, but tighter national and state regulation is essential to protect customers from inefficient and potentially dangerous installations.