Inflation Reduction Act Increases (ITC) to 30%

If you’re a homeowner, you probably know that there are many benefits to going solar. Solar panels can help you save money on your energy bills, reduce your carbon footprint, and increase the value of your home. But did you know that by adding battery storage to your solar system, you may be eligible for…

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Net-Zero Homes

As we continue to see the effects of climate change, more and more people are turning to sustainable and eco-friendly solutions for their homes. One such solution is a net-zero home, which is designed to produce as much energy as it consumes over the course of a year. Achieving net-zero energy consumption requires a combination…

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NEM 3 Has Passed

Learn what that means for California home owners. NEM3, or the Net Energy Metering 3, is a policy in California that determines how much solar energy users are compensated for excess energy they contribute back to the grid. Recently, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) made the decision to reject a proposed solar tax, but…

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Brittni Wedel Interviews Chad Logsdon

I sat with the VP of Sales at SunPower by Sun Solar, Chad Logsdon. They are one of the leading solar companies throughout the valley. Voted as Bakersfields Best 3 years in a row. As you will hear they take pride in their customer service along side a quality product!

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5 Ways to a More Energy Efficient Home

new home with solar array

When it comes to purchasing a home, one of the first things most buyers look into is the home’s energy efficiency. Rising utility rates and weather trends often make this an important factor when trying to find the right place to settle. Not only is efficiency important when a house goes on the market, it…

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Why a Home Solar Warranty is so Important

SunPower by Sun Solar cottage home solar install

Solar for your home is not just about reducing or eliminating your electricity bill. It is an important home improvement that should power your home for many years to come. You should protect your return on that investment by making sure it is backed by the best possible warranty. When shopping for home solar, don’t…

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How Solar Panels Work

How solar works infographic

Solar panels work by capturing the sun’s rays and turning them into energy for your home or business. It’s science, really. The sun emits invisible bits of energy called photons that travel millions of miles to Earth in just a handful of minutes. Photons are absorbed by a semiconductor material in the solar cell —…

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Financing Your Home Solar System

Couple viewing solar quote from SunPower By SunSolar

As SunPower’s most award-winning residential solar installer, SunPower by SunSolar knows how to best help homeowners go solar and save money on their electricity bill. We know that the addition of a home solar system is an important decision that will affect your property value and your finances and we want to ensure the results…

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