How Home Builders Can Prepare For California’s 2020 Rooftop Solar Mandate

With the housing market in the US at a 12 year high, home builders in California certainly have a lot to look forward to. Homebuyers are finally beginning to enjoy the benefits of the Federal Reserve’s easing of the monetary policy, which brought down mortgage rates, spiking up demand and improving buyer confidence to the highest it has been in …

How to Set and Keep Your New Year’s Goals

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2020 A Perfect Vision for a New Year Many things give us hope and optimism about the coming year;  the promise of 2020’s holidays such as Valentine’s, Halloween, Independence Day and Christmas conveniently falling on weekends, an election year with a smorgasbord of potential candidates and a fresh, blank canvas of the new decade begging to be painted. Resolution by …

How To Read Your Solar True-Up Bill

When you turn on your solar energy system, you enter into a new agreement with your electric provider. You are now an energy producer, not just an energy consumer, and you will receive monthly Net Metering Statements and an annual True-Up Statement. So what is a Net Metering, and what is a True-Up? What does the electric company track? When …

Holiday Events in San Luis Obispo County

We love the holidays at A.M. Sun Solar! There are so many wonderful family-friendly events in San Luis Obispo County, and we wanted to share some of our favorites with you. Leave a comment below if we missed any of your favorites, and don’t forget to share this post and tag somebody you are celebrating the holidays with! Cambria Christmas …

What You Need To Know About Tesla Powerwall

Tesla Powerwall Home Installation

News reports of PG&E shutting off power for emergency purposes has created a lot of interest in battery backup products. Many of our current and new clients have asked us if Tesla Powerwall would be the right fit for them. So let’s take a look at the Powerwall and answer some questions so you can make an informed decision. What …

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San Luis Obispo County could experience power shutoffs

PG&E Increases California Electricity Rates

PG&E announced Wednesday that it is closely monitoring an upcoming wind event next week that could force the utility company to shut off power across California. According to PG&E’s latest announcement, all but one of its nine California coverage zones have an “elevated” potential for a Public Safety Power Shutoff event on Sunday and Monday — including Zones 6 and …