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How to Get the Most out of Your Solar Investment Even When the Sun’s Not Out

Solar energy offers a cash-positive, sustainable solution to our growing energy needs. Let’s get right into it so you can understand your options and how you can get the most out of your solar investment….

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Revealing the Grid Instability in California: What the Big Power Companies Don’t Want You to Know

California’s grid is failing. In September of 2020, the state experienced its first set of rolling blackouts in nearly 20 years. Since then, out-of-date infrastructure, increased demand, and extreme heat continue to contribute to the…

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New Construction Homes: California Title 24 Solar Mandate

The California Title 24 solar mandate requires the installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on all new residential construction projects. This mandate affects new construction homes and existing homes undergoing substantial upgrades. The state says…

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Can Solar Increase Your Property Value?

As homeowners, one of the primary concerns that crosses our minds is the value of our property. This is because a home isn’t just a place to live; it’s an investment that, for many, represents…

The Unbeatable Benefits of Solar Energy Storage Systems

Energy Storage Systems, or ESS, are becoming critical players in the renewable energy game. Storing extra power for a power outage or when the sun’s taking a break is extremely important if you live in…

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2023 CEC Energy Code Requires – Solar Plus Storage

If you’re considering investing in solar for your next project, you may no longer have a choice. The California Energy Commission (CEC) panel unanimously voted to require solar and battery energy storage systems for new…

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2023 Tax Breaks for Solar – Solar Investment Tax Credit

If you’re thinking about investing in solar for your home or business, now is the time to act! In addition to the many benefits and substantial savings solar brings it also comes with some pretty…

What you Need to Know about Solar ROI and Why You Need to Act Now!

Solar Incentives and Tax Credits in 2023 Currently, the federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) allows taxpayers to take advantage of tax credits equal to 30% of the cost of a solar system. This credit is…

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Want to understand the solar panel basics. DC Solar Electric uses solar panels that are made up of photovoltaic (PV) cells that convert sunlight into direct current (DC) power. Find out what happens next and learn how solar works.

Get helpful knowledge from our videos featuring our experts who have over 35 years in the construction and solar industry. Some of the topics include the top things to consider, as well as the importance of a solar storage system and more.

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Want to understand the solar panel basics. DC Solar Electric uses solar panels that are made up of photovoltaic (PV) cells that convert sunlight into direct current (DC) power. Find out what happens next and learn how solar works.

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