1. Questions to Ask Before Installing Solar Panels on Your Business

    There are a lot of reasons businesses are installing solar panels on their buildings. It can help a company meet their goals of reducing their carbon footprint, which is a good move both for the environment and the reputation of the company within the San Francisco community. But making the switch the solar energy can also be good for a company's bottom line; they can end up saving a large amount …Read More

  2. Ways to conserve energy and save money in San Jose

    The best place to start with energy conservation is your own home. Averages and estimates are great, but they don’t show the actual data on how much energy your home actually uses, which is where energy cost savings can help the most. If we all conserve and use energy responsibly, we can we can see a greater change as a whole. Nonetheless, West Coast Solar has put together a list of ways you can…Read More

  3. How to Maintain Your Solar Panels for Maximum Performance

    One of the great things about installing solar panels on your Sacramento home is the fact that they require very little maintenance on your part. You'll be able to enjoy clean, renewable energy without worrying about daily maintenance to your system. However, low maintenance doesn't mean no maintenance! There are a number of quick and easy things you can do for your solar panels to ensure they a…Read More

  4. How Does Solar Power Work?

    The sun is the number one source of energy for much of what we use today! Many homeowners and business owners are beginning to take the leap from grid to solar for many reasons. For example, solar panels can save you money on your electricity bills. These panels also help to lessen the impact we make on the environment. Even if you don’t have a solar panel system in place yet for your Sacramento…Read More

  5. How Solar Panels Cope With Less-Than-Perfect Weather

    Sacramento enjoys an average of 269 sunny days each year. That makes it a great city for solar panels because panels work best when they are in direct sunlight. But what about the other 96 days of the year? That's more than three month every year that Sacramento experiences dreary, drizzly and cloudy weather. Is it really worth investing in solar energy if you aren't going to see the sun for more …Read More

  6. How We Custom Design Each Solar Panel Installation

    There is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all solar panel solution. Each installation job needs to be carefully considered so the client gets the most solar energy production out of each panel. That's why our San Francisco company works hard to customize each installation that we do. We want to make sure our customers are thrilled with their solar panels and the energy they are producing for their…Read More

  7. Commonly Asked Solar Panel Questions

    Our world, and California specifically, is increasingly becoming more and more concerned with finding sustainable and greener ways to get energy. So what’s the solution? For many homeowners, the top answer is solar panels. If you have considered investing in solar panels for your home, you probably have a few unanswered questions. Today, we are going to cover some of the most commonly asked ques…Read More

  8. Can I Afford Solar Panels?

    While having a passion for the environment and hoping to save a little money are both awesome reasons for looking into solar panels, many people pause when they see the upfront cost. Though most people know about the possible benefits they could reap from a solar installation, most don’t have the money to pay for everything up front—even with all the potential savings. With that said, are ther…Read More

  9. Is Commercial Solar Power a Wise Investment?

    Those of you who own a business know how tricky it can be to keep things up and running. There are bills to pay customers, to keep happy, and employees to care for. The last thing you are probably worrying about is solar power. However, if you have noticed some of the top companies making the switch to solar, perhaps this way of powering your business has caught your attention. If you think that g…Read More