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Last chance to sign-up for the Arlington Solar and Electric Vehicle Charger Co-op

Be a part of the climate solution by joining a group of over 250 Arlington area homeowners who have already applied to be a part of the 2022 Arlington Solar and Electric Vehicle (EV) Charger Co-op. The deadline to register to be considered for the Co-op is August 31, 2022!

Make your own energy and help Arlington reach its goal to become carbon neutral. Solar systems can greatly reduce your electric bills, help make our electric grid cleaner and even provide some shading to your rooftop. Driving an EV in Virginia instead of a gasoline engine vehicle can reduce your carbon emissions by more than 50%!

Arlington invites you to be part of a group purchase that can drive down your costs of going solar and owning an EV charger. Some group members are installing home battery systems to provide backup power during grid outages. The Co-op is open to homeowners and businesses in the Arlington area.

Almost 400 area solar systems have been installed through this Co-op over the 8 years of partnership between Arlington County and the non-profit Solar United Neighbors (SUN). The Co-op provides support to make the purchasing process easy.

Take advantage of federal residential solar tax credits and pay less for improving your home and transportation options. This year, get up to 26% in residential tax credits for solar installation. Next year, tax credits will drop to 22%! Business tax credits are also available.

How does it work?

Registering for Co-op consideration is a no-risk action. Once you enter your home address, Solar United Neighbors (SUN) will conduct an audit of your roof with digital aerial photography and will determine whether you are a good candidate. If so, you will be contacted by the installer, who was selected by the Co-op members.

Once you receive an estimate, you will have 30 days to consider signing a contract. There is no obligation prior to signing! And if you do sign, you will be on your way to producing your own power!

Learn more about solar, electric vehicle charging and solar battery storage and help our community become carbon neutral by 2050.

Register for the Co-op and sign up for the last virtual info session on August 23 at noon.

Want to get more involved?

Come to Arlington County’s first ever Think Big About the Future of Transportation event! It will showcase the latest electric vehicle technology and more. Get inspired by viewing a variety of electric cars, scooters, bikes, police cars, buses and learn about alternative fuel technologies. Several electric vehicle types will be available to test drive There will be games and learning opportunities for children, so the event is perfect for the whole family!. Location TBD. More details to come soon.

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Dreaming of small-town charm with big-city convenience? Look no further than 7156 Main St in Clifton, Virginia! Nestled just 30 miles from the heart of Washington D.C., this picturesque property offers the best of both worlds.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city to find tranquility in this quaint, historic town. With its tree-lined streets and friendly community atmosphere, Clifton is the perfect place to call home. Yet, with its close proximity to the nation’s capital, you’ll never be far from the excitement and opportunities of urban living.

Imagine weekends exploring local shops, dining at charming cafes, and enjoying outdoor adventures in nearby parks. Then, commute to D.C. for work or play, soaking in all the culture, entertainment, and career opportunities the city has to offer.

Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of this idyllic lifestyle. Schedule a tour of 7156 Main St today and experience the best of small-town living near a big city!

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Spring will be here before you know it, and art classes are a terrific way to welcome the season. We have some fresh new classes such as hand-building vases and flower arranging. Also on our roster are crocheting, knitting, printmaking, stitching, and sewing. Of course, you can’t go wrong with the basics: watercolor painting, gouache, oil painting, ceramics (including the wheel), sculpture, collage, drawing, and more. Classes start the week of April 1 and range from 3 to 7 weeks.

If you haven’t discovered Art House 7, this is a great time to check us out! We offer classes, workshops, open studios, and Art Nights throughout the year, as well as summer camps. We recently expanded our studio, and you can buy art supplies next door. We’re near the Lee Harrison shopping center, and free parking is outside our door. Ages 2 to adult.

5537 Langston Blvd., Arlington VA 22207

Art Classes and Art Supplies in Arlington, Va.

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Whenever we feel indecisive, it’s usually because different parts of ourselves see things differently and are motivated by different priorities and concerns. In fact, it’s usually the friction between these different “camps” that makes us feel stuck.

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