It’s no secret that the future of energy lies in harnessing renewable sources, like solar, wind and energy storage. The recent IPCC report highlighted the urgency of the clean energy transition. For those of us involved in marketing the solutions of that transition, our jobs just went from challenging…to critical. How can you make your marketing efforts more effective when the planet’s clock is so relentlessly ticking?
Is it appropriate to continue marketing – even something as worthy as solar – when your customers are in the midst of a crisis?
Happy New Decade, Colleagues! The beginning of the 2020s brings a new chapter in the epic saga of the solar industry’s growth and evolution. Before 2020 flies by, here are three key trends to consider as you create or refresh your solar + storage marketing strategy.
For as long as humans have roamed the earth, we have told and retold stories. There is something universal in this need to connect through the powerful medium of stories. It’s especially important in an industry like solar.
The customer relationship doesn’t end after solar is installed. In fact, it’s only the beginning.
Get the skinny on how to craft an efficient, effective digital solar marketing strategy through our free on-demand webinar and this insightful post.
Now is the ideal time to launch a new plan of attack. Here are six ideas to get your new year’s marketing strategy off to a great start:
It’s easy to point out where solar marketing gets it wrong: used-car sales tactics, selling price over value, or simply failing to follow up. But what about the companies that are marketing solar and renewable energy right? Here are three positive examples.
In our last post we talked about the need to elevate solar marketing to a level that transcends speeds and feeds. But how can solar companies connect with customers on an emotional level that inspires them to act?
Going solar is a bit like falling in love.
Or getting your first car.
Or falling in love in your first car.
Why does the solar industry – which is filled with smart, well-intentioned people – keep trying to talk people out of solar?