Tag: going solar

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 »

We’re Wild About Ojai! Aren’t you?

We’re always looking for opportunities to support our local community, and the Ojai Land Conservancy has given us a new outlet! We’ve joined their program and through this program, we’re thrilled to be able to help the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy protect and… Read more »

“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 »

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 »

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 Next Step in Your Solar Lifestyle: A Solar Vehicle

solar powered car in california solar electric fleet

Between solar vehicles and electric vehicles charged by your solar panels, there are lots of ways to add your driving to your solar lifestyle.   Solar Vehicles Solar vehicles are much like ordinary run-of-the-mill vehicles, except they are powered entirely… Read more »

Top 5 Questions to Ask Solar Reps

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Choosing the right solar company is no doubt a difficult task. That’s why we have decided to put together the top 5 questions you should be asking solar reps while you shop around for the perfect fit.   How many… Read more »