Helping you better understand and become educated with everything solar.

Everything You Need To Know About Solar Production
Everything about solar production

Everything You Need To Know About Solar Production

What is it about a solar pv system that makes it such a worthwhile investment? Simple – Production. That’s what it is all about. Asking how much production the system will bring to the property to offset the consumption of electricity that is delivered by the utility company is an important question. HOW DOES SOLAR…

0 Comments

Your Guide to Navigating Solar System Warranties

Once you decide to go solar, the next step is to do some research to see what warranties and other guarantees installers and providers will offer you. Will your installer stand behind their work? What about the individual components? What type of performance should you expect over time, and will your provider compensate for lapsed…

0 Comments

Net Zero Solar Systems for California Homes

If you haven’t heard, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is pushing for all new residences to consume zero net energy (ZNE, aka net zero) by 2020. ZNE homes produce at least as much energy as they consume, on average, over the course of a year. The push is just a goal for now, but…

0 Comments

The LADWP Solar Incentive Program

PV (photovoltaic) technology, rising energy costs, and government incentives are factors that made going solar a .  Energy policies in California helped fund incentives programs throughout the state to encourage utility…

0 Comments

Solar Power Purchase Agreements: Pros and Cons for Homeowners

When solar energy moved into the mass market in 2010, many potential buyers hesitated. Who would cover the warranty if the panels failed to produce power as advertised—especially if the panel maker went belly-up? Who would you call upon to maintain the equipment? Solar installers and third-party financing firms answered those questions by introducing Power…

0 Comments