SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Dorsey Nicolle

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O REAL GOODS SOLAR, INC.,
110 16TH STREET, 3RD FLOOR

(Street)
DENVER CO 80202

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
09/21/2017
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Real Goods Solar, Inc. [ RGSE ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
PAO and Controller
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
No securities are beneficially owned. 0 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
Remarks:
Exhibit List: Exhibit 24 Power of Attorney
/s/ Nicolle Dorsey 04/13/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
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  LIMITED POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR SECTION 16 REPORTING OBLIGATIONS

     Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby makes, 
constitutes and appoints Rikard D. Lundberg, Jeffrey M. Knetsch, 
and Alan Fine signing singly as the undersigned's true and lawful 
attorney-in-fact, with full power and authority as hereinafter  
described on behalf of and in the name, place and stead of the 
undersigned to:
       
(1)  prepare, execute in the undersigned's name and on the 
undersigned's behalf, and submit to the U.S. Securities and Exchange 
Commission (the "SEC") a Form ID, including amendments thereto, and 
any other documents necessary or appropriate to obtain codes, 
passwords and passphrases enabling the undersigned to make electronic 
filings with the SEC of reports required by Section 16(a) of the 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules and regulations 
promulgated thereunder, as amended from time to time (the "Exchange 
Act");
      
(2)  prepare, acknowledge, deliver and file Forms 3,4,and 5 
(including any amendments thereto) with respect to the securities of 
Real Goods Solar, Inc., a Colorado corporation (the "Company"), with 
the SEC, any national securities exchanges and the Company, as 
considered necessary or advisable under Section 16(a) of
 the Exchange 
Act;
      
(3)  seek or obtain, as the undersigned's representative and on the 
undersigned's behalf, information on transactions in the Company's 
securities from any third party, including brokers, employee benefit 
plan administrators and trustees, and the undersigned hereby 
authorizes any such person to release any such information to the 
undersigned and approves and ratifies any such release of 
information; and
      
(4)  perform any and all other acts which in the discretion of such 
attorney-in-fact are necessary or desirable for and on behalf of the 
undersigned in connection with the foregoing.
      
The undersigned acknowledges that:
      
(1)  this Power of Attorney authorizes, but does not require, such 
attorney-in-fact to act in their discretion on information provided 
to such attorney-in-fact without independent verification of such 
information;
      
(2)  any documents prepared and/or executed by such attorney-in-fact 
on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney will 
be in such form and will contain such information and disclosure as 
such attorney-in-fact, in his or her discretion, deems necessary or 
desirable;
      
(3)  neither the Company nor such attorney-in-fact assumes (i) any 
liability for the undersigned's responsibility to comply with the 
requirement of the Exchange Act,(ii) any liability of the undersigned 
for any failure to comply with such requirements, or (iii) any 
obligation or liability of the undersigned for profit disgorgement 
under Section 16(b) of the Exchange Act; and
      
(4)  this Power of Attorney does not relieve the undersigned from 
responsibility for compliance with the undersigned's obligations 
under the Exchange Act, including without limitation the reporting 
requirements under Section 16 of the Exchange Act.
      
     The undersigned hereby gives and grants the foregoing attorney-
in-fact full power and authority to do and perform all and every act 
and thing whatsoever requisite, necessary or appropriate to be done 
in and about the foregoing matters as fully to all intents and 
purposes as the undersigned might or could do if present, hereby 
ratifying all that such attorney-in-fact of, for and on behalf of the 
undersigned, shall lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this 
Limited Power of Attorney.
       
     This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect 
until revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to 
such attorney-in-fact.

     IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of 
Attorney to be executed as of this 12 day of April, 2018.

       

                                     /s/ Nicolle Dorsey
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                                     Nicolle Dorsey
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