Spring is Here!

Today is the first day of spring and that means summer and PG&E’s summer rates are right around the corner. Did you know that there are different usage rate plans offered to customers through PG & E? Energy consumers have the option to choose between a Standard Tiered Base Plan and a Time of Use Plan. Time of Use Plan’s pricing varies …

The Importance of Solar on the Central Coast, California

A.M. Sun Solar Agricultural Solar Installation

  Solar has already been embraced whole-heartedly by the local agricultural community as a money saver on large plots of land that require a tremendous upkeep. Large, grid-tied photovoltaic systems harvest the power of the sun and save any unused energy for later, creating a cushion of kilowatt hours that any power hungry operation would envy. Solar Living Source Book …

Harmony Cellars Goes Green with AM Sun Solar

Sustainable Wine Making Harmony Cellars goes green! A photovoltaic solar system has been installed on the winery this summer. How will this system affect the environment? It will save 8 tons of carbon dioxide, which is the equivalent to driving a car 20,000 miles or planting four acres of trees. The system will generate enough electricity over the course of …

The Next Generation of Solar

  SMA’s next generation of Sunny Island inverters combines the most advanced technology used in our Sunny Boys with an outstanding feature set for off-grid PV applications. The new Sunny Island 5048U has incredible surge capabilities and excellent AC output characteristics. Each unit provides a very clean and stable 120 VAC output. Multiple units can be used together for single-phase, …