1. Switching to Solar Energy? Avoid These 5 Mistakes, Part I

    As more homeowners make the switch to solar energy in Sacramento, the benefits of renewable energy are becoming more apparent. People are saving money instead of spending it when it comes to energy. As a whole, those who invest in solar are helping reduce carbon-emissions and they are fostering a better future for their families and communities. There’s also a series of common mistakes homeowner…Read More

  2. What is a residential home solar power system? Part III

    Adding a home solar power system to your life can be exciting. It gives you the opportunity to produce your own energy, save money, and help reverse the effects of global warming. Whether you want to stay tied into the utility grid or go completely off-grid, West Coast Solar can help you achieve your green energy goals. In part III of this blog series, we’ll discuss the 3 types of solar power sy…Read More

  3. What is a residential home solar power system? Part II

    What’s the most important component to your solar power system? Most would say the panels, but technically, it’s the sun. The renewable energy source allows converting sunlight into usable energy. Once this energy is usable, you can either use it or store it. How do you store energy you don’t use? A renewable energy certified battery or battery unit. In part I of this series, we discussed th…Read More

  4. What is a residential home solar power system? Part I

    Are you looking for an energy alternative to fossil fuels? Want to go green to help the planet or your family’s future? Maybe you want to save some money on your utility bill? West Coast Solar can help! We strive to serve the greater Sacramento area with solar power systems. We work with our customers to design a custom system to fit their energy needs. Beyond energy consumption needs, the type …Read More

  5. Want a commercial solar power system? Ask solar design and installation companies these questions! (III)

    How do you determine which solar power system will work for your business? It’s a big investment requiring an in-depth study to ensure you make the best decision. Capital, tax credit, and other concerns can come up during the preliminary process. West Coast Solar wants to help you get the best commercial solar power system for your business. Want to learn some more top questions you should ask y…Read More

  6. Want a commercial solar power system? Ask solar design and installation companies these questions! (II)

    It’s a big investment to transition over to a solar power system. In the last post, West Coast Solar answered two major questions to get you started on your commercial solar power system. What’s next after you know how much it will cost and what’re the savings of having solar over fossil fuel based energy? Read on to find out in part two below! What are the main purchasing options for commer…Read More

  7. 5 solar power system design factors

    Looking for a new solar power system for your home or business? Not sure which company to choose to design and install your system? You’re not alone. Potential solar clients do have myriad options when it comes to choosing who to install their system. Many companies deploy a one-size-fits-all consultation service, which typically results in more costs passed on to the client. At West Coast Solar…Read More

  8. 7 common solar power questions answered!

    Do you want to find an alternative power source to fossil fuels? Do you feel unsafe knowing if the grid goes down so does your power? It’s a common concern for many homeowners in San Jose. A solution does exist. West Coast Solar wanted to answer some of the most common solar panel questions they get asked on a daily basis. Want to invest in a solar power system? Want to tap into a clean, renewab…Read More

  9. Why is solar power the best choice in San Jose?

    Want to reduce your utility bill? Looking for an alternative to fossil fuels? West Coast Solar believes that renewable energy is the future. It’s non-exhaustive, clean, and available to anyone with a collection system, such as solar panels designed for your home or business. These panels convert light into usable energy. A byproduct of using green energy to power your home, car, business, or any…Read More

  10. Want a commercial solar power system? Ask solar design and installation companies these questions! (I)

    Looking for a new way to provide commercial solar power energy to your business? Not sure where to start when looking for fossil fuel alternatives? You and thousands of other business owners are looking for ways to cut back their utility bills without causing much of a fuss during the transition whilst also keeping the company in full-swing. Green energy can also reduce carbon emission footprints,…Read More