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Step Ahead Learning Center

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Stop Ahead Learning Center Total System Size 9.8 kW City Walnut Creek Panel Type SunPower Financing Type Cash…

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SYDA Foundation

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: SYDA Foundation Total System Size  90.9 kW City  Berkeley Panel Type  SunPower Financing Type  Lease Years to Pay…

Baktek Solar Install


February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Baktek Total System Size 80.2 kW City Livermore Panel Type SunPower Financing Type Cash Years to Pay Back…

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My True Image

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: My True Image Total System Size 97.2 kW City Richmond Panel Type SunPower Financing Type Cash Years to…

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Cragmont Elementary School

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Cragmont Elementary School Total System Size 82.7 kW City Berkeley Panel Type SunPower Financing Type Cash Years to…

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Mount Hermon Camp & Conference Center

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Mount Hermon Camp & Conference Center Total System Size 63.3 kW City Scotts Valley Panel Type SunPower Financing…

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Fountainhead Montessori

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Fountainhead Montessori Total System Size 204.3 kW City Dublin Panel Type Hanwha Financing Type Lease Years to Pay…

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Every Dog Has Its Daycare

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Every Dog Has Its Daycare Total System Size 56.24 kW City Oakland Panel Type SunPower Financing Type PPA…

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Greek Orthodox Church

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts: Greek Orthodox Church Total System Size 156.1 kW City Oakland Panel Type SunPower Financing Type PPA Years to…

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Holy Names University

February 25, 2020

Quick Facts Total System Size 121.1 kW City Oakland Panel Type SunPower Financing Type Pre-paid PPA Years to Pay Back…

Solar Industry News

Solar Power and Electric Vehicles: How Home Batteries Enhance the Connection

By Solar Technologies | May 23, 2023

Are you part of the growing number of electric vehicle (EV) owners or thinking about purchasing one soon? You’re in good company as a significant number of Bay Area homeowners have made the switch to electric cars, avoided high gas prices, and now enjoy substantial savings every month. However, the average EV, driven under regular…

Three Ways to Keep Your Utility Bills Down After Going Solar

By Solar Technologies | May 17, 2023

It seems obvious: you add solar panels to your house, your utility bill goes down. And for the most part, that’s true. But in certain situations, your bill might not decrease as much as you expect, and in some rare situations, it might actually increase, even with solar power.   So why would this happen?   You’re…


2023 Expert Guide to Solar Panels for Homes

By Solar Technologies | May 10, 2023

As a homeowner in 2023, you might be considering solar panels for a variety of reasons, like slashing those hefty electricity bills, shrinking your carbon footprint, or gaining independence from the grid. Embracing solar energy has never been more accessible or popular, and it’s a great way to boost your home value while producing clean,…

The History of Earth Day and How You Can Get Involved

By Solar Technologies | April 22, 2023

Celebrated worldwide on April 22, Earth Day unites people from all walks of life in a shared mission to protect the environment and promote sustainability. What started in 1970 as a response to pollution, climate change, and the human impact on the planet, Earth Day has become even more crucial as we face urgent challenges…

Three Easy Ways to Take Action on Earth Day (And Any Day)

By Solar Technologies | April 20, 2023

Every year on April 22, Earth Day serves as a powerful reminder of the importance of combating climate change and protecting our environment. If you want to make a positive impact on our planet and contribute to a sustainable future, we’ve got three eco-friendly actions you can take. By embracing these sustainable habits not only…


10 Compelling Reasons to Go Solar Today

By Solar Technologies | April 10, 2023

As we transition into an era where the world relies less on fossil fuels, more homeowners are looking for cleaner energy options. With plenty of sunshine available in the Golden State, solar energy is an abundant and renewable resource that can save you money, help the environment, and much more. Whether you want to reduce…

Refer Your Friends to Solar Technologies

By Solar Technologies | April 5, 2023

At Solar Technologies, we believe spreading the word about the benefits of solar energy is important. That’s why we offer a referral program that rewards our customers for helping to grow our solar community and the environment. When you refer a friend, family member, neighbor, or business to Solar Technologies, you’ll receive a $500 referral…

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Is Solar Right for Your Business? Be Prepared for These 7 Questions

By Solar Technologies | March 22, 2023

If you’re a business owner who’s ready to start saving on monthly utility bills with clean energy, it’s helpful to know what to expect during the solar process. As you explore your options, be prepared to answer the questions that solar companies will ask so you can determine the best solar power options for your…

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Does The Quality & Material Of My Roof Matter When Installing Solar?

By Solar Technologies | March 20, 2023

If you’re interested in installing a solar panel system on your home or business, you might be wondering if your roof is suitable for a solar panel installation. While solar panels can be installed on most roof types, the installation process can vary depending on your roof material, the age of your roof and its…

What To Expect With Your Solar Energy Installation Process

By Solar Technologies | March 13, 2023

The solar installation process may seem complicated, but at Solar Technologies we do our best to make it as easy and stress-free as possible. Our team of experienced technicians and energy consultants will guide you through every step of the process to ensure your solar energy system runs efficiently for many years to come. Plus,…