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PG&E Power Outages: Be Ready

How are you preparing for the forced power outages that PG&E will be providing (and that you’ll be paying for)? Here’s an idea with a nice longer-term solution: upgrade to solar power and a backup generator, and leave PG&E’s drama behind. What Makes Solar...
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7 Ways Bay Area Residents Can be More Eco-Friendly

“Many green investments help save the planet, but they can also save you money over time as you spend less on energy or water,” said Redfin chief economist Daryl Fairweather. “Even if you decide to sell your home in a few years, potential buyers may be willing to pay...
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Why California Electric Vehicle Owners Should Charge with Solar

What do the environment, the HOV lane, and your wallet all have in common since you bought your electric vehicle (EV)? They’re all a little greener. Now you can make that shade of green even greener by switching to solar-power at home. But you should know why going...
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Solar Energy Helps You Think on Top the Box

We are living in an advanced age – so many things in our home have multiple purposes or multiple functions. Think about it – we still call our mobile device a phone, but how many of us use it only for sending and receiving calls? We do a lot more than talk...
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Why Your Northern California Business Should Go Solar

Though the economy is growing faster in Northern California than other parts of the country, succeeding in business is not an easy task. But as a savvy businessperson, you are working hard to make your investments a success. Of course, you know one of the most...

Horsepower & Horse Sense

Horsepower- 18th century Scottish engineer James Watt coined the phrase ‘horsepower’ based on his own equations. Since he was hoping his steam engine would perform work traditionally done by horses, such as moving heavy loads, pumping water from mines, or grinding...

Sun Comes In, Rain Stays OUT…Guaranteed

If it’s done right, the penetrations a professional solar installer makes on your roof will keep moisture out longer than your roof will, in much the same way the best welders proudly proclaim (and prove) that their bead of material is stronger than the pieces...

Can Solar Save Me Money?

Switching your business or home’s energy provider from conventional electric to solar energy may seem daunting. But there are many advantages! By switching to solar, you are generating your own pollution-free, clean electricity – it’s good for the...

FasTrak Up a Buck in 2019 – How to Get it BakFast

FastTrak toll rates go up a dollar starting today. The state-approved increase is the first since 2010, all in all, a gentler blow than what’s happened to a gallon of gas (around $1.80 in January 2009) or a kilowatt hour over the past decade. Inflation is...