Category: News

The Green Community Can Save The US Paris Climate Agreement

In a dramatic statement Tesla leader Elon Musk left his national advisory post in protest over the United State’s June 1st decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement (PCA). When questioned he stated, “Climate change is real. Leaving Paris… Read more »

Don’t Miss These Residential Solar NEM Benefits

If you are considering going solar, it’s time to get off the fence! The generous Net Energy Metering (NEM) 1.0 program that current solar residents benefits from is set to expire at some point in 2017. The date it will… Read more »

We Recycle the Sun…So Can You!

Happy America Recycles Day– A nationally recognized day and community-driven awareness event dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling. Let’s all do our part!

Join Us at the Telluride Mountainfilm Festival in Ojai!

On September 23, the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy is teaming up with Mountainfilm on Tour to bring the original films and the experience of the Telluride Mountainfilm Festival to Ojai. We’re excited to sponsor this event and hope you’ll come out… Read more »

CALSEIA’s Annual Solar Worker Lobby Day

CSE’s owner Cam and dozens of California solar workers traveled near and far on August 9th to attend CALSEIA’s annual Solar Worker Lobby Day. In over 50 meetings with legislative officers, workers from diverse backgrounds spent the time together educating lawmakers about… Read more »

An Airport Run 100% on Solar

Hesitant about getting solar for your home? Maybe this will inspire you–the world’s first airport run 100% on solar! Like many Americans who have converted their homes and businesses to solar, Cochin International Airport in Kerala, India has achieved this… Read more »

California Powers to Record Solar Levels

In 2015 Californians proved once again that they know what to do with the abundance of sunshine our state gets—we put it to work! More than doubling the nation’s total, California added more than 20,000 new solar jobs in 2015…. Read more »

Congress Passes Multi-Year Extension of Solar Tax Credit

This morning, the U.S. Congress passed a multi-year extension of the federal solar investment tax credit (ITC. )  The policy received broad bipartisan support by California’s congressional delegation and was backed by consumers from farmers in the Central Valley to… Read more »

Upcoming ITC Vote = Another Sunny Day for Solar

Today Congressional leaders came to a bipartisan agreement on a bill that includes a long-term extension of the 30% federal solar investment tax credit (ITC) for commercial and residential projects.  Congress is expected to vote on the bill this week, with… Read more »