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Innovating Around the Edges

December 10, 2013; Featured in In The News

Dec. 10, 2013 – Walking among exhibit booths at the 2013 Solar Power International in the company of thousands of other conference attendees, I was excited to see the latest innovations in the solar industry that are helping to drive the… Read More

Assurant’s Jeanne Schwartz a Finalist for the 2013 Platts Global Energy’s Rising Star Award for Developing Solar Insurance Solution

October 10, 2013; Featured in News Releases

New York, Oct. 10, 2013 – Assurant, Inc.’s Jeanne Schwartz is a finalist for Platts Global Energy’s Rising Star Award in recognition of her leadership in developing and growing Assurant’s solar insurance business. As vice president of new venture commercialization, Schwartz… Read More

Assurant’s Solar Group Wins Gold Stevie ® Award for Solar Project Insurance in 2013 American Business AwardsSM

September 20, 2013; Featured in In The News,News Releases

New York, Sept. 17, 2013 — Assurant’s solar group won a Gold Stevie® Award in the Best New Product or Service in the Business-to-Business category for its Solar Project Insurance offering at The 11th Annual American Business Awards last night. Introduced… Read More

The Rise of Solar Warranty Management Plans for Homeowners?

July 25, 2013; Featured in In The News

July 25, 2013 – Do consumers need to pay someone to manage their solar equipment warranties? The answer will determine whether there will be a growing market for warranty management plans, which are novel and starting to pop up in the… Read More

Conn. agency selects Assurant for coverage of residential solar lease program

July 22, 2013; Featured in In The News

July 22, 2013 – The Connecticut Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority selected Assurant Inc.’s solar group to insure the installations in its CT Solar Lease II program, a decision that should relieve homeowners’ concerns about panel malfunctions and the battle… Read More

Assurant’s Solar Group Selected by Connecticut’s Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority to Protect $60 Million Residential Solar Lease Program

July 22, 2013; Featured in News Releases

NEW YORK, July 22, 2013 — Assurant, Inc’s solar group today announces it will provide an insurance bundle and warranty management program for residential solar projects and solar thermal (hot water) heaters under Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority’s (CEFIA) new… Read More

Solar Power “Peace of Mind for Pennies a Day”

July 09, 2013; Featured in In The News

July 9, 2013 – Video Broadcast from InterSolar North America 2013: Aleo Solar EVP Shane Messner explains the business’s first-in-the-nation residential solar insurance plan, which covers all of the components of a residential solar power system, featured on renewableenergyworld.com. Click to… Read More

Assurant Partners with aleo solar to Protect Residential Solar Installations

July 09, 2013; Featured in Featured News,News Releases

New York and Denver, July 9, 2013 – Solar manufacturer and distributor, aleo solar North America, and specialty insurance provider Assurant, Inc’s solar group announce they are partnering to offer homeowners a warranty management program to ensure the long-term performance of new… Read More

Connecticut’s Green Bank: A Model for Public-Private Renewables Partnerships?

July 02, 2013; Featured in In The News

July 2, 2013 – Connecticut’s Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority – the state’s Green Bank, and the first of its kind of the country – has established a new solar financing system in a bid to expand capacity in the… Read More

Assurant: Promoting a Healthier Environment

June 27, 2013; Featured in Featured News

  Companies are finding that undertaking sustainability initiatives can help both the environment and bottom line. Yet such endeavors are not without challenges. Becoming greener is a delicate balancing act between managing costs, organizational impact, and the drive for real business… Read More