Going Solar FAQ's
Going Solar is easier and cheaper than ever!
The cost of a solar energy system has come way down, so there's never been a better time to go solar, lower your energy bills AND reduce your carbon footprint. There is now a huge range of options for features and pricing for people thinking about going solar, either at home or at work. If you want more information about going solar before investing, see the FAQs at left.
To learn more about how to go solar at home, view the presentation by Sustainability Division Manager, Dr. Helen Cox.
More information on solar and energy storage batteries can be found at the following websites:
- California Solar Energy Industries Association : (800) 225-7799, http://www.calseia.org/
Find a trusted solar or battery storage professional, rebates and incentives and home estimates.
- Go Solar California - The California Solar Initiative: (800) 799-4177, www.gosolarcalifornia.org/index.php
This campaign is a joint effort of the California energy commission and the California Public Utilities Commission, providing California consumers a "one-stop shop" for information on solar programs, rebates, tax credits and information on installing and interconnecting solar electric and solar thermal solutions.