NBA Legend Bill Walton Joins NRG Home Solar Team

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NBA Legend Bill Walton Joins NRG Home Solar Team

July 16, 2014 at 3:19 PM EDT

July 16, 2014 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

WALL, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NRG Home Solar, one of the country’s leading residential solar companies, has announced that NBA legend Bill Walton has signed-on as the voice of the company’s home solar solutions.

“I am honored to be joining the NRG Home Solar team as we work to spread the exciting and important message about the benefits of solar power,” said Walton. “Residential solar represents an incredible opportunity for consumers, and NRG Home Solar is leading the charge in making inexpensive and renewable energy accessible to all homeowners with its unique customer-focused business model. I am thrilled to be a part of this critically vital program, and on this dynamic team.”

“We are ecstatic to welcome Bill to our team as we work to help more homeowners bring their homes into the future with cleaner, cheaper energy,” said Kelcy Pegler Jr of NRG Home Solar. “Bill’s remarkable success on and off the court are a result of his passion, dedication and perseverance. We believe these admirable traits make him the ideal voice of a movement to change the way homeowners think about their energy use.”

Bill Walton is a 2-time NBA Champion, 2-time NBA All Star, and NBA Hall of Fame inductee. He has been named as one of the 50 Greatest NBA players of all time. More recently, Walton has worked as a successful NBA commentator for ABC, NBC and ESPN.

Homeowners interested in NRG Home Solar’s services can contact the company directly at 1-800-75-SOLAR or visit .

About NRG Home Solar

NRG Home Solar, formerly Roof Diagnostics Solar, is one of the country’s leading solar companies specializing in the installation of residential solar PV. NRG Home Solar designs, installs and maintains solar systems that help smart homeowners bring their homes into the future with cleaner, cheaper energy. The company is a division of NRG Energy and has offices throughout the US. NRG Energy acquired Roof Diagnostics Solar to support and expand its efforts to empower its customers to control their own energy destiny through clean self-generation. For more information please visit or follow us on Twitter @NRGHomeSolar .


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