The University of California, Riverside (UCR) will be hosting a conference in February where state energy officials and private citizens will gather to discuss the solar industry and its prospects for growth in the future.
Mark Ferron, an outgoing commissioner on the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), voiced strong support for California solar incentives in a farewell letter he sent on his final day in office.
Today AMECO Solar celebrates a record-breaking year of solar installation throughout the United States with SEIA, CALSEIA and thousands of solar enthusiasts.
Each year Yvonne and Tim’s neighborhood turns into a holiday wonderland where all the homes are decorated with elaborate Christmas light displays. By installing solar panels, they have reduced their holiday electricity bill by 60%.
Thanks to the efforts of Environment California and local solar enthusiasts, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has called on the city to raise its amount of solar-generated power to 20 percent of peak demand by 2020.
See how beautiful this solar installation looks in Newport Beach, California by viewing the Before and After photos. The article goes into detail about how installation techniques and other factors affect the final look of the solar panels on a residential rooftop.
Many see California solar energy installations are as a luxury that only the rich can afford. However, special solar programs are making solar affordable for residents with lower incomes.
Many mid-sized organizations have trouble securing financing for their solar projects. Mosaic, a solar start-up in Northern California, provides alternative financing with their innovative lending program.