California Is Leading The Charge To Solar Sustainability

By | 2018-07-15T02:09:45+00:00 July 15th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|

California is taking in leaps and bounds towards becoming the first state to require solar panels on newly constructed homes. Recently the California Energy Commission voted 5-0 to mandate the installation of solar panels on residential buildings up to three stories tall. This would be regulated and put into effect by the year 2020. This is [...]

Is My House a Good Candidate for Solar?

By | 2018-07-09T20:22:20+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

If you’re thinking about going solar, you’re probably wondering: Is solar cost effective? Is my roof suitable for solar panels? Will solar energy generate enough electricity to power my home? Who makes the best solar panels? But first, it's important to explore if solar panels for your home make sense. Here are some key questions we ask anyone [...]

California Is Leading The Charge To Solar Sustainability

By | 2018-07-09T20:22:53+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|

California is taking in leaps and bounds towards becoming the first state to require solar panels on newly constructed homes. Recently the California Energy Commission voted 5-0 to mandate the installation of solar panels on residential buildings up to three stories tall. This would be regulated and put into effect by the year 2020. This is [...]

The Energy Challenge: Winning at Sea on Zero Emissions

By | 2018-07-09T16:02:28+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Solar energy is a competitive advantage on the open seas. The significant power demands a sailing yacht requires running on-board navigation, communications and autopilot systems means that energy must be consistently available. By integrating Solar Technologies solar technology, not only have we overcome common and time-consuming issues with diesel generator failure and power outages, but we [...]

Solar That’s Tough Enough for NASA is Tough Enough for Your Roof

By | 2018-07-01T17:53:42+00:00 July 1st, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Consumers who are considering going solar often ask us if Solar Technologies solar panels can withstand all that Mother Nature might bring to the rooftops of their homes or businesses. We’re glad they’re doing their homework because not all solar is alike. During our company’s 30-year history our collaborations with solar pioneers such as NASA have [...]

Best Commercial Solar Installation: Intelligent and Elegant

By | 2018-07-09T20:26:46+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

When Joseph Fragoso contacted JP Electric and Solar, he needed to solve a problem that’s typical for our agricultural solar customers. His Mid Summer Farms in Hanford, Calif., had enough land for a photovoltaic (PV) solar system —190 acres – but most of that land was spoken for. He needed as much as possible for growing corn, [...]

PACE Financing Helps Businesses Go Solar

By | 2018-06-25T11:18:58+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Property Assessed Clean Energy financing or "PACE" can make it easier for owners of commercial, industrial, multifamily and nonprofit properties to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for renewable energy projects. Your business or organization can apply for 100 percent financing for clean energy improvements such as installing solar. (The program is also available to homeowners in California, Florida and [...]

Medical Facilities Take a Healthy Interest in Solar

By | 2018-06-22T11:06:06+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Solar energy is a natural fit for healthcare organizations — and not just because solar reduces air pollution and makes the world a cleaner, healthier place. For starters, did you know that healthcare facilities such as hospitals, nursing homes, urgent care clinics and medical practices are the fourth largest commercial building energy consumers in the United [...]

How sustainability in business can improve your brand reputation—and bottom line

By | 2018-06-25T11:20:03+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

There’s an adage that claims, “You don’t own your brand. Your customers do.” That’s because each interaction a customer has with your company’s employees, stores or website contributes to how they perceive your brand. In turn, that perception goes a long way in shaping how successful your brand is. If you’re like today’s progressive organizations, you [...]

A Quick Guide to Solar Storage Batteries

By | 2018-06-06T08:42:05+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

In select U.S. markets the Solar Technologies home solar energy system can now be paired with industry leading solar battery storage providers such as Sonnen or Tesla. Read this accompanying blog post to learn more about how home storage batteries work and check out this easy-to-understand infographic. Visit Solar Technologies's solar storage webpage to use our solar [...]