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  • Try These Cool Solar School Projects
    Try These Cool Solar School Projects

    Our San Diego area solar experts gathered two great projects for students of all ages to learn more about solar energy. Making a Solar Powered Electric Fan This solar project seems simple but does ...

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  • How Food Waste Could Be Turned Into Energy
    How Food Waste Could Be Turned Into Energy

    Last month a student from Mapua University made waves when he won the James Dyson Award for his ingenious solar panel design. The James Dyson Award is an international design award presented to ...

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  • Solar Energy For Kids
    Solar Energy For Kids

    Special panels made with ‘photovoltaic cells’ or PVs absorb light from the sun and use it to create energy that we use to power our homes! But how does this process work? How do solar panels power my ...

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  • Electric Vehicle FAQ
    Electric Vehicle FAQ

    The decision to buy or lease an electric vehicle can require a lot of research. We’ve gathered some of our most received questions to help you get started on your journey to energy efficiency and ...

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  • Winter 2020 Solar News Update
    Winter 2020 Solar News Update

    One of our goals at HES Solar is to keep you up-to-date with the latest and greatest in solar technology and innovation. Check out our past collections here and keep reading to learn more about where ...

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  • What is Equity Resiliency?
    What is Equity Resiliency?

    The Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) was created after the 2001 California energy crisis as a peak-load reduction program—it offered incentives for renewable and waste heat capture ...

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