The New Trend In Solar Energy

UntitledThe golden state of California ranked first in solar energy output in the United States in 2013, producing 2745.8 MW. It has never been a secret that Californian’s love soaking up the sun. Recently, however, they have been doing so from within the comfort of their own homes. Continue reading

Two California Cities Now Require Residential Solar

Residential Solar Expanding in California

Our Livermore solar installation team was excited to learn that two California municipalities now mandate the use of solar energy.

The cities of Lancaster and Sebastopol now both have laws on the books that require homes to be solar photovoltaic ready. The laws apply not just residential homes, but also to additions and remodels as well as to commercial buildings. Continue reading

Power Purchase Agreement (PPA): Your Ticket to Pay for Home Solar?

How To Pay For Your Bay Area Home Solar Installation

Our Bay Area solar company believes passionately in the solar dream.

One day, we hope, homes and businesses in Oakland will extract the most of their energy from a mid-sized star 93 million miles away. We will all be freed from the utility dinosaurs. Continue reading

Saving Serious Money with Solar for Your Pleasanton or Brentwood Home

At first blush, it sounds like a pipedream. Can you really save substantial money by opting for a Pleasanton solar solution?

You probably already know that solar can reduce your reliance on the grid. It thus stabilizes your energy bill and boosts the long-term value of your home.

But two big new changes are making the solar investment wiser than ever. Continue reading

How, Exactly, Do Solar Cells Work? (It’s Not Magic.)

You’re intrigued by the possible benefits of switching to Oakland solar power.

You’re enticed by the prospect of boosting your home’s value, saving on heating and cooling costs, and “helping the planet.” But you’re also somewhat confused.

How, exactly, do solar cells work?Solar Benefits

The “black box” inside gets incredibly technical, but the gist is actually pretty simple. Continue reading

Increase the Value of Your Oakland Home with Bay Area Solar Panels

By installing quality Bay Area solar panels in your Oakland home, you can boost the value of your asset, enjoy long-term energy savings, and reduce pressure on the energy grid. Continue reading

4 Different Types of Bay Area Solar Panels

Whether you’re a homeowner in Martinez or a business owner shopping for Bay Area solar panels for a complex or new development, here’s the lowdown on 4 common solar panel types.
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Bay Area Solar Power Special

Right now you can go Solar for under $6,000 with a starter kit from Save A Lot Solar. After receiving your Federal Tax Credit your cost is under $4,000.

Bay Area solar special

Time to start saving with solar power is now!

Right now you can go Solar for under $6,000 with a starter kit from Save A Lot Solar. After receiving your Federal Tax Credit your cost is under $4,000.

This price includes all documentation (permit, NET meter application, etc) and installation.

The system contains 5 Canadian Solar 250 watt solar panels and 5 Enphase Micro-Inverters, one inverter per solar panel. The DC Rating (kW STC) is 1.20 kilowatts. This system on average will produce 5 kilowatt hours per day.

This is top of the line, state of the art equipment that will provide the maximum performance for your system.

It comes with a great Internet interface that lets you watch your solar power system create electricity, and allows us to monitor your system to make sure it is always working at 100 percent.

The system is easily expandable with additional solar panels and inverter kits at $1,200 per ($800 after your tax credit).

Will you be happy after installing a home Save A Lot solar system?
See our video testimonials here: Solar customers speak out after 2 years.