Four Good Reasons to Go Solar Now
With the cost of electricity on the rise and abundant sun, going solar is a no-brainer for San Francisco Bay Area homeowners. Residential solar panel systems can reduce or eliminate your energy costs, qualify you for generous tax incentives and increase your home’s value. Not to mention, you’ll be doing your part to help the environment and combat climate change.
5-7 years to recoup your investment
26% federal tax credit in 2021
15-25% savings w/ $0 down financing
25-year industry-leading complete system warranty
Meet Solar Technologies
Founded in 1998, Solar Technologies has installed more than 75,000 solar panels and helped thousands of Bay Area homeowners and businesses save money with solar. We provide our customers with the best solar equipment, installation and service at a reasonable price. This is why so many Bay Area customers have trusted us to install and support their solar power systems. Our customers are always at the heart of everything we do. With offices in Santa Cruz, Campbell and San Ramon, there is no solar project we can’t handle and no better partner to help you save money and live more sustainably.
Commonly Asked Questions
A: Yes! We’ll analyze your average monthly PG&E bill and custom design a solar panel system that meets 100 percent of your electricity needs.
You can opt to have extra panels installed if you expect your energy needs to increase or to protect against rising energy costs. Add a solar battery to power your home at night or during a power outage.
A: As a SunPower Master Dealer, we are the only Bay Area solar company authorized to sell SunPower’s gorgeous high-efficiency solar panels,
which come in several styles, including a popular all-black look with a sleek minimalist design that blends seamlessly into your rooftop.
A: Our customers rave about how surprisingly simple it is to install home solar panels.
The basic steps include: Consultation, which we can do quickly and mostly virtually; installation, which takes just 1-2 days, depending upon the size of your home; and permitting/activation, which can take a few weeks, depending upon local requirements.
A: We offer lease, cash purchase or financing options.
There are low interest/zero down loans to fit your needs and budget. Plus, some areas offer local solar incentives, and you may qualify for a federal solar investment tax credit.
Not all solar products were created equal. Compared to conventional solar technology, SunPower Maxeon® solar cells are fundamentally more durable and more efficient, producing 70% more energy over 25 years. That’s why we’re recognized for providing the industry’s highest quality, most efficient and most attractive solar panels.
SunPower solar panels are only available through their certified dealer network. We are proud to have been selected as SunPower’s only Bay Area Master Dealer, reflecting our commitment to providing the highest quality installations and the best possible customer experience.
We provide a truly consultative service to ensure you receive the solar products and financing that meet your needs for years to come. Our award-winning service and commitment to quality has earned us recognition throughout the solar industry.
With two decades of experience and offices in Santa Cruz, Campbell and San Ramon there is no solar installation we can’t handle and no better partner to deliver on your solar savings and sustainability goals.