• How to Live Off the Grid

      Have you ever dreamed of becoming completely energy independent? You can accomplish such a seemingly impossible feat by harnessing solar energy. What is solar energy? Solar energy is energy derived ...

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    • What You Should Know Before Going Solar

      From saving money on your electricity bill to taking advantage of tax credits, there are a number of advantages to using solar energy. However, there are several considerations to make before ...

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    • How Will a Blackout Affect My Solar Panels?

      California residents are no strangers to power outages, whether they’re caused by natural disasters such as fires and earthquakes, or the city and power companies plan them. But how do these blackouts ...

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    • Electric Vehicles and Solar Power to Witness Growth by 2020

      A recent report indicates that demand for electric vehicles (EVs) and solar power will reach a peak by the year 2020. Just take a look at this recent article by Forbes here. Robert Rapier states “The ...

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    • The Differences Between Solar Carports and Ground-Mounted Solar

      Solar Carports vs. Ground-Mounted Solar Solar carports and ground mounted solar panels are a growing trend in the world today, especially among businesses with high utility bills. Both can be either ...

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    • Solar Powered Cars

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    • Defend the ITC

      As of right now, the Investment Tax Credit is set to “step down” at the end of 2019. Read our blog to learn why it’s important that we defend the ITC and have it extended. What is the ITC? The ...

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    • HES is Named the Commercial Regional Top Producer of the Year

      HES Solar Honored with SunPower 2017 “Commercial Regional Top Producer of the Year” Award HES Solar, a San Diego-based solar installer, has received the SunPower Commercial Regional Top Producer of ...

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    • Solar Power For Your Business

      While we all know the benefits of adding solar to your home, did you know there are equally as many ways solar power can benefit your business? Let us dive into how solar can benefit your business or ...

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    • New Homes Could be Required to Have Solar Panels

      Most new California homes built after January 1, 2020, will be required to have solar panels on their roofs. This is part of a new initiative to make the Golden State less dependent on fossil fuels by ...

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    • How Can I Lower My Energy Bill in 2020?

      It's not unusual for your energy bills to go up during the winter and summer months, but perhaps the increase is a little extreme. This could be a sign of an inefficient HVAC system or an inefficient ...

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    • Which Energy Source is Most Efficient?

      While electricity did not exist in ancient times, all people groups still had ways to create energy that would make heat, form light, and move large items. Fires warmed homes and shed light while ...

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    • Defend the ITC

      As of right now, the Investment Tax Credit is set to “step down” at the end of 2019. Read our blog to learn why it’s important that we defend the ITC and have it extended. What is the ITC? The ...

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    • Buyer Motivations Are Shifting in the Solar Industry

      The entire goal of the energy industry has always been to provide safe and reliable energy at a low cost, and the fact that we do have electricity as reliably as we do is nothing short of a miracle of ...

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    • HES Solar Wins SunPower Commercial Dealer of the Year Award!

      At HES Solar, we work hard so that making the switch to solar is one of the easiest and most economically-advantageous things you can do. Whether you’re looking to power your home with solar energy or ...

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    • How You Can Fight Back Against Solar Rate Increases

      The use of rooftop solar panels has dramatically increased over the past decade, and California recently celebrated the installation of its millionth solar roof across the state. However, with the ...

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    • HES Solar Wins SunPower Commercial Dealer of the Year Award!

      At HES Solar, we work hard so that making the switch to solar is one of the easiest and most economically-advantageous things you can do. Whether you’re looking to power your home with solar energy or ...

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    • The opportunity to save thousands on a Tesla Powerwall is closing April 18th.

      Take advantage of your last chance to claim the California State rebate (SGIP) and save $2,900 on a new Tesla Powerwall 2. Be in control of your energy, act now and save $2,900 on each new Tesla ...

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    • How You Can Fight Back Against Solar Rate Increases

      The use of rooftop solar panels has dramatically increased over the past decade, and California recently celebrated the installation of its millionth solar roof across the state. However, with the ...

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    • Do I Need to Protect My Solar Panels Against Critters?

      Fortunately, nesting critters and pests are not a common issue for homeowners in Southern California due to our temperate climate. Here are four simple things that you can do to protect your solar ...

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    • What You Should Know Before Going Solar

      From saving money on your electricity bill to taking advantage of tax credits, there are a number of advantages to using solar energy. However, there are several considerations to make before ...

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    • Is a Solar Lease Program Right For YOU?

      FIGURE OUT THE SOLAR LEASE PUZZLE “Free solar panel” or “solar leasing” deals have rallied people around solar energy usage in the United States. A large number of systems were installed in this ...

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    • How You Can Fight Back Against Solar Rate Increases

      The use of rooftop solar panels has dramatically increased over the past decade, and California recently celebrated the installation of its millionth solar roof across the state. However, with the ...

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    • Do I Need to Protect My Solar Panels Against Critters?

      Fortunately, nesting critters and pests are not a common issue for homeowners in Southern California due to our temperate climate. Here are four simple things that you can do to protect your solar ...

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