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National Solar Runs the Distance: Local Impact at the 2024 Bend and Boston Marathon

Written by
National Solar
Published on
April 14, 2024

In the heart of Bend, Oregon, National Solar is known not just for its clean energy solutions, including solar panels and battery backup systems, but also for its consistent involvement in community events that promote sustainability and health throughout the state of Oregon. The company's active participation in the recent 2024 Bend Marathon showcased their dedication to environmental stewardship and community wellness, emblematic of their broader commitment to the Central Oregon community.

As a key player in Bend's transition toward sustainable living, National Solar has woven itself into the fabric of local life by supporting events that align with their mission to reduce environmental impact and enhance community vitality. The Bend Marathon provides an ideal platform for National Solar to demonstrate this commitment. The participation of their team not only highlighted the company’s focus on renewable energy but also its support for fostering a healthy lifestyle among Bend residents.

While deeply committed to local causes, National Solar also extends its reach to national events to spread their message of sustainability. The company's president, Janelle Lancaster, is set to participate in the prestigious Boston Marathon, bringing the spirit of Bend with her to one of the world’s most famous racing events. Her involvement is a testament to the company's commitment to promoting personal health and sustainable living on a broader scale.

Founded in 2009 by Janelle and her husband Justin, National Solar has become integral to promoting sustainable living in Bend. The company champions a lifestyle that is deeply connected with the community’s environmental and health-related initiatives. This is evident not only in their provision of cutting-edge solar panels and battery backup systems but also in their support for youth sports organizations such as the Mt. Bachelor Sports Education Foundation (MBSEF) and other local events like the Bend Marathon.

The entire National Solar team carries with them a commitment to a healthier planet, providing a more sustainable energy solution, and promoting a cost-saving alternative to traditional utility companies. This act serves as an inspiration for the entire Bend community, encouraging residents to adopt sustainable practices in their daily lives. Whether it’s through participating in local sports, engaging in environmental initiatives, or opting for renewable energy solutions, National Solar leads by example, demonstrating that every step taken is a stride towards a more sustainable future.

Participates of the 2024 Bend Marathon, Half, 10K, or 5K are eligible to receive $1,000 off their solar energy project with National Solar, which is valid on all orders placed after April 10, 2024, through June, 1, 2024. Qualifying projects must show proof of participation in the Bend Marathon to receive discount.

Join National Solar in supporting these vital community activities. For more information on how to integrate solar energy into your life and participate in community initiatives, contact National Solar. Let’s energize our community together for a sustainable tomorrow!