The Solar Industry: A Year in Review

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Renewable energy is finally starting to grow and make a difference in the nation’s energy supply. While there were many changes in the solar industry during 2019, the following are a few of the most noteworthy achievements. Hopefully, 2020 will be another great year for solar energy. California Sets Energy Records In June, California set…

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Going Green in 2020

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Going green is not only is a lifestyle better for the planet, but it can also save you some serious green. Here are a few impactful ways that you can lower your carbon footprint to slash your energy bill. Set the Water Heater to a Lower Temperature Some household appliances can quietly drain a lot…

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How SunPower Transformed a Relic From the Automobile Industry

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In the past, we’ve talked about historically significant buildings adding solar panels to their structures in order to operate more efficiently. Some of these structures have included Alcatraz, which installed 959 photovoltaic solar panels and Gloucester Cathedral in England, which installed 150 photovoltaic solar panels. The Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant in Richmond, California, not only…

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How Solar Can Improve Your Company’s Reputation

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The search for more sustainable and efficient energy sources has become more important than ever. Currently, solar power is leading the race because of its efficiency and its convenience for consumers. The US has more than 60 gigawatts of solar capacity installed which is enough to power over 11.3 million homes. But solar power isn’t…

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A Breakdown of Which Energy Source is Most Efficient

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What are the Different Types of Energy Sources? In today’s world, energy consumption increases by the minute. New technology and power tools and equipment are required in all aspects of our lives. Our population is also growing which is increasing the need for energy. There are a wide range of energy sources that are effective…

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Happy New Rate Increase?

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January first. A day where we put our resolutions into action. Eat healthier food, join a gym, and…pay PG&E more? That is correct, you may be looking at a 5.6% rate increase in your bills beginning January, with another adjustment coming in March. Fresno and other counties in California already pay 40% more that the…

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