Topic: Solar

Video: Caution about Power Purchase Agreements

SAN JOSE – Host, Sarah Rutan: Before signing a power purchase agreement with a solar leasing company, make sure you understand the implications of the fine print. Today we’re in San Jose with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Jason Lee of Solar System,…Read More

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Avoiding Pitfalls with Your Solar Contract

SAN JOSE – Similar to buying a house, installing a solar energy system is a long-term investment that’s designed to pay off over multiple decades. However, unlike in real estate, when you sign a contract with a solar company, you don’t…Read More

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Video: Considerations for Solar Installation

SAN FRANCISCO – Host, Sarah Rutan: When planning to purchase a solar energy system, it’s important to look beyond the panels and consider some lesser-known technical aspects. Today we’re in San Francisco with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Karissa Gallo of SolarUnion to…Read More

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Optimizing Your Solar Energy System

SAN FRANCISCO – When switching to solar energy, the goal is to achieve a full electric offset for 25 years—that is, 25 years with no electricity bills. However, in order to attain this level of energy production, you’ll need a system…Read More

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Video: Strategic Solar Panel Placement

CANOGA PARK – Host, Sarah Rutan: When it comes to installing solar panels on a roof, strategic placement can provide some added functional advantages. Today we’re in Canoga Park with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Tom Amitay of NRG Clean Power to learn…Read More

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A Little-Known Fact about Solar Panels

CANOGA PARK – While most people have a rough idea of how solar power works, there are still a few little-known facts about solar panels and how they function. For example, when solar panels are installed, they’re not in direct contact…Read More

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Video: Power Purchase Agreements

SAN MATEO – Host, Sarah Rutan: When it comes to financing a solar power installation, one option to consider is a power purchase agreement. Today we’re in San Mateo with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Dave Anderson of Complete Solar Solution to learn…Read More

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Understanding Power Purchase Agreements

SAN MATEO – One of the most daunting aspects of any residential solar project is figuring out how to finance it. Historically, homeowners have had to go through more traditional routes to do this, such as government loans or home equity…Read More

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Video: Solar Financing Options

SAN JOSE – Host, Sarah Rutan: When planning to install a solar power system, one of the first things you’ll need to decide is how you’re going to finance it. Today we’re in San Jose with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Dean from…Read More

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Solar Financing Options

SAN JOSE – When it comes to financing a solar power system, there are numerous options to choose from, each with particular benefits for homeowners in varying financial situations. Gaining an understanding of each of these options will help you decide…Read More

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