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SunPower Solar Cells are Winners on the Racing Circuit

By |2018-12-07T15:12:05+00:00December 9th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Community, What's New|

SunPower Solar Cells are Winners on the Racing Circuit Recently the solar airplane Solar Impulse 2 broke a world record flying around the world using SunPower® solar cells. But what about powering something a little closer to the ground? We’ve done that, too, energizing the dreams of competitive solar racecar teams. SunPower gives teams, often comprised of college students [...]

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Solar Helps ‘LEED’ the Way to More Sustainable Buildings

By |2018-11-28T20:47:05+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Community, Going Solar, What's New|

Solar Helps ‘LEED’ the Way to More Sustainable Buildings The number of net-zero energy buildings — buildings that use renewable energy technology to help meet 100 percent of their energy needs — doubled between 2012 and 2014 in the United States, according to the New Buildings Institute, and this trend is expected to continue. Achieving net-zero [...]

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SunPower Solar Academy Inspires Eagle Scout Airport Project

By |2018-11-28T20:48:55+00:00November 24th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Community, What's New|

Photo By Ellen Lomonico, Education Coordinator, SunPower Horizon® Program​, and Renee Solari, Senior Program Manager Educational Services SunPower Solar Academy Inspires Eagle Scout Airport Project What do you get when you combine a SunPower® solar panel, a passion for aviation and an extremely motivated Boy Scout? A beacon of solar innovation that (literally) lights up the night! Tyler [...]

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Solar Energy Uses in Your Daily Life

By |2018-10-03T14:35:31+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Community, Going Solar, What's New|

Solar Energy Uses in Your Daily Life Solar energy has been known as being one of the cleanest forms of renewable energy, today. Solar Technologies are giving more homes the solar energy options to save up on their electricity and utility bills. ‘Going Green’ is one of the initiatives that has been promoted to inform people about [...]

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Solar Project Helps YMCA of San Diego County Offer More Services

By |2018-11-28T20:59:48+00:00October 4th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Community, What's New|

Solar Project Helps YMCA of San Diego County Offer More Services The YMCA has happily discovered what many other school, nonprofit and government solar customers know well: When you save money with solar, your organization can pass on those savings to the public by expanding services. The YMCA of San Diego County, which recently had nearly [...]

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How Going Solar is Helping California County Save Millions — and Raise Revenue

By |2018-07-10T17:59:02+00:00September 7th, 2017|Categories: Community, Going Solar, What's New|

Faced with lean budgets and skyrocketing energy prices, a small county in Northern California needed to drastically reduce its energy bills to avoid having to cut services to its residents. So, Yolo County, California, population 200,000, partnered with SunPower and switched to clean, renewable solar energy, achieving national recognition for being the first net positive county in [...]

Why solar industry leaders should support solar advocacy

By |2017-04-12T19:59:19+00:00April 12th, 2017|Categories: Community, Going Solar, What's New|

Solar Technologies, a Bay Area leader in solar panel installations, is proud to support local advocacy to bring solar to the mainstream in California. We’re starting with Vote Solar, an Oakland-based nonprofit that works across the country advocating for solar policies and programs at the state-level. Vote Solar’s mission is to protect and expand solar markets [...]

Vote Solar’s Annual Celebration & Fundraiser

By |2017-03-22T10:12:13+00:00March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Community, Promotion|

Solar Technologies is a SunPower Master dealer and one of the Bay Area’s leading providers of state-of-the-art solar power systems. Since 1998 they’ve installed over 75,000 solar panels for residential, commercial, and industrial clients, helping them save thousands annually on electric bills. To maximize the amount of energy you receive from every drop of sunshine, it’s [...]