By Nick Askew Perhaps the cost of the solar system frightens you?  This is silly, you are already spending MORE money for electricity! Perhaps you don’t really believe solar works?  Also silly, millions of people already know it works! Perhaps you believe there will be something better in the future?  Interesting idea, but flawed; are […]

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Where Does Our Energy Come From?

by Preston McGill You use electrical power for heating, cooling, cooking, refrigeration, light, sound, entertainment, computers, mobile devices and maybe even your car. Without power, life as we know it doesn’t exist. Electrical power travels from the power plant to your house through an amazing system called the power distribution grid. The grid is quite […]

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Free Covered Carport

You Can Get a Free Carport…Seriously.

Carports, Solar, Power Purchase Agreements, and You. Depending on where you are in the United States, summers can turn your car into an oven. Here in the Central Valley of California summers typically get well in excess of 100 degrees which sun bleaches our paint jobs, melts any plastic left inside, and makes getting into […]

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Solar Program

PG&E Launches Community Solar Program Enabling Customers to Go 100% Renewable

This article appeared on Green Tech Media and was written by Julia Piper Pacific Gas & Electric has launched a community solar program that allows customers to get half or all of their electricity from the sun. The program is tailored to customers that can’t or don’t want to put solar on their roof — […]

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Paying for your Solar Project

So you’re finally convinced that solar is going to save your company a lot of money, but how will you make this kind of un-budgeted capital investment when you’ve grown so accustomed to paying for electricity on a monthly basis? There are four basic ways of paying for your solar project that we want to […]

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