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Step-by-Step Guide: Installing Solar Panels and Battery Storage in Your Bay Area Home

June 19, 2024

Harnessing the power of the sun can significantly reduce your energy bills, increase your home’s value, and contribute to a…

Renewable Energy Trends: Solar and Battery Storage In 2024

June 15, 2024

In 2024, renewable energy trends, particularly in solar and battery storage, are set to revolutionize how we harness and use…

Solar Roof Installation

How to Choose a Solar Panel Installer: Your Comprehensive Guide

June 5, 2024

Making the decision to install solar panels is an exciting step toward reducing energy costs and embracing renewable energy. However,…

Everything You Need to Know About Self-Consumption

May 12, 2024

Self-consumption is becoming increasingly important as more homeowners install solar panels and home batteries. It involves producing and using your…

Self-Consumption Batteries vs. Backup Batteries

May 1, 2024

As solar power becomes a more popular choice for powering homes across the United States, maximizing your solar system’s potential…

What Does it Mean to “Stay Behind the Meter?”

March 8, 2024

In the realm of renewable energy, the concept of staying “behind the meter” is changing how we think about electricity…

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Enphase IQ 5P Battery Review

March 5, 2024

The Enphase IQ 5P Battery is an all-in-one AC-coupled system that pairs solar energy storage with its cutting-edge technology and…

Enphase IQ Battery 5P

Introducing the Enphase IQ Battery 5P: The Future of Home Energy Storage

February 7, 2024

The Enphase IQ Battery 5P is a big step forward in solar energy, designed to meet the needs of California…

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Powerwall 3: What to Expect

October 13, 2023

Tesla’s Powerwall 3 will be available in 2024 as the newest in their energy storage system lineup, promising to elevate…

Why Battery Storage is Essential with PG&E’s Net Billing Tariff (NEM 3.0)

October 10, 2023

When first established, Net Energy Metering (NEM) was a game changer for California residents interested in making the switch to…

Solar Industry News

Residential Solar

Step-by-Step Guide: Installing Solar Panels and Battery Storage in Your Bay Area Home

By Solar Technologies | June 19, 2024

Harnessing the power of the sun can significantly reduce your energy bills, increase your home’s value, and contribute to a sustainable environment. This guide will walk you through each stage of installing solar panels and battery storage in your Bay Area home, providing you with the knowledge and confidence to make an informed decision. 1.…

Renewable Energy Trends: Solar and Battery Storage In 2024

By Solar Technologies | June 15, 2024

In 2024, renewable energy trends, particularly in solar and battery storage, are set to revolutionize how we harness and use energy. With rising electricity rates and more frequent power outages, there’s never been a better time for environmentalists, technology enthusiasts, and Bay Area homeowners to explore these sustainable solutions. Key Trends in Solar and Battery…

Explore the Benefits of Solar Energy in the San Francisco Bay Area

By Solar Technologies | June 10, 2024

As a homeowner in the California Bay Area, you’ve likely noticed the upward trend in energy costs. This steady increase has driven many to seek alternative solutions, with solar energy rising to prominence as an effective way to slash monthly electric bills. With its reliability and long-term financial benefits, solar energy stands out as a…

Solar Roof Installation

How to Choose a Solar Panel Installer: Your Comprehensive Guide

By Solar Technologies | June 5, 2024

Making the decision to install solar panels is an exciting step toward reducing energy costs and embracing renewable energy. However, choosing the right solar panel installer can make or break the entire process. It’s not just about finding the lowest cost solution. You’ll want to evaluate the company you choose to partner with for your…

Maximizing Savings: How Solar Panels Can Drastically Reduce Your Electric Bill

By Solar Technologies | May 29, 2024

In an age where environmental sustainability and financial prudence intersect, solar energy emerges as a powerful solution. If you are a homeowner, an eco-conscious consumer, or simply looking to save on energy costs, investing in solar panels can be a game-changer. This is especially true for residents of the California Bay Area, where the abundant…

The Advantages of California Home Solar Energy Systems in 2024: The Future is Radiant

By Solar Technologies | May 22, 2024

Climate change remains a significant global concern that impacts us all. Many countries are actively working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and one standout solution is solar energy. Sustainable and cost-effective, solar panel technology continues to evolve and pricing continues to improve. Today’s panels are more efficient, durable, and affordable than ever before. In this…

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Commercial Solar Panels: Costs & Benefits

By Solar Technologies | May 20, 2024

Introduction As the world increasingly shifts its focus towards sustainable energy solutions, commercial solar panels are becoming a pivotal component in the transition. For commercial property owners and business owners in California, understanding the costs and benefits of installing commercial solar panels can be a game-changer. Not only do these panels offer significant financial savings,…

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Can I Install Solar Panels Myself?

By Solar Technologies | May 18, 2024

More Bay Area homeowners are turning to solar to reduce their electricity bills and embrace clean energy. This has also caused the interest in DIY solar panel installation to spike. While installing solar panels yourself might seem like a good idea, you should know what comes with a project like this.  If you’ve wondered, “Can…

Everything You Need to Know About Self-Consumption

By Solar Technologies | May 12, 2024

Self-consumption is becoming increasingly important as more homeowners install solar panels and home batteries. It involves producing and using your own electricity directly at your home or business. As net metering policies evolve, embracing self-consumption still ensures you maximize your solar savings. If you’re powering your home with solar energy, we’ll break down everything you…

How Does the California Solar Mandate Impact Homeowners and Businesses?

By Solar Technologies | May 8, 2024

California is a leader in solar energy production in the United States. The state has taken big steps to use more renewable energy sources through the California Solar Mandate, an initiative for home and business owners who want to enjoy the benefits of solar power. This is timely as the state moves away from fossil…