There are many questions you should ask any solar company when exploring solar options. Doing your due diligence before the installation ensures your understanding of quality, workmanship and avoid future problems. We have listed the top questions you should ask before you make your selection. How much does a solar electric system … [Read more...]
The Time to Go Solar Is Spring
It wasn’t too long ago where we spoke about a Spring Harvest of solar. If you didn’t happen to read that post, a quick review will remind us that installing a solar PV system in the Springtime is frequently seen as “the BEST” time to install a solar system. We still believe, like other industry leaders, that the spring season is an ideal time. … [Read more...]
Will Electric Cars Destroy the Electric Grid?
A quick Google search on the “electric cars and the electric grid” will drown you in opinions on how many electric cars is too many, or not enough, in this great state of California. There are many myths that too many electric cars will cause the current electric grid to crash. Worse case scenarios have the grid completely melting, never to exist … [Read more...]
What does Solar have to do with Codes?
Building and Fire Code Matters Recently we have seen an influx of customers walking into our showroom with a wave of questions outside the typical realm of questions people bring to the table. The most eye-opening question is, “Can you look at our plan sets? I am not sure they are to code.” Our first response is, “OF COURSE code … [Read more...]
Is Too Much Solar A Concern?
In early summer, the California Independent System Operator, who is one of two wholesale electricity centers in California, reported that due to renewable power plants having to shut down energy production because California solar systems are producing more energy than the state and its homeowners need. A report from early June 2018 states that … [Read more...]
Go Solar and Support your School or Non-Profit
Creating Local Partnerships This month, best rated solar company, Del Sol Energy proudly partnered with local schools to celebrate education, solar and community. Many of the familiar faces you see downtown Brentwood and at the downtown showroom visited the campus of local elementary schools to set up a fundraiser developed to support local Parent … [Read more...]