Tag: advantages of solar

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 »

We’ve Increased our Referral Bonus!

Our team at CSE thinks it’s so important for homeowners to lock in the expiring Net Energy Metering benefits (NEM) that for a limited time, we’re raising our referral fee from $200 to $500 for every signed contract. So tell your… 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!

“Solarize Santa Barbara” Making Solar Simple and More Affordable

Santa Barbara community and government leaders gathered Tuesday May 24th to celebrate the launch of Solarize Santa Barbara— a community-led, group-purchasing program for residential solar electric systems. Offered by the Community Environmental Council (CEC), Solarize Santa Barbara provides local homeowners… 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 »

How Green Are Your NYE Resolutions?

From the California Solar Electric family, we hope you and yours have had a satisfying year and are looking forward to a brilliant 2016. …Speaking of brilliant…does your 2016 look sunny and powerful? Is it green and good for the… 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 »

The Clock’s Running on Your 30% Solar Investment Tax Credit!

The Investment Tax Credit (ITC) offered by the federal government offers benefits to a very wide group of people. Home owners, commercial entities, the solar industry (and the overall economy itself) have gained from a 30% solar credit. But unless our government votes… Read more »