Cutting down costs on your electricity bill and reducing your carbon footprint are among the leading reasons consumers have decided to go solar. Homeowners are more aware of the benefits of going solar and there’s never been a better time to invest. Whether your motivations to go solar are economic or environmental, here are some […]
Last week, the evening news reported a recall of 1.5 million SolarWorld systems installed throughout the United States and Canada. Ben Santarris with SolarWorld stated that it not their modules being recalled, rather a call to re-inspect the tin lug nuts used, to ensure they are not copper coated and properly grounded. Clean Solar Clients […]
Last week, a local newscaster reported that solar panels were overheating, catching fire, shattering and putting homes in danger. This week the leading story is that a candy maker says we are running out of chocolate! With the instantaneous news updates on the Internet, television media still relies heavily on the teaser ad to get […]
Are you a homeowner who would like to have the most complete and accurate solar evaluation of your home? A ballpark quote over the phone or an email proposal in just a few days is fast, but these quotes are not the most accurate. They also don’t cater to those who would like to speak […]
Shade is a natural enemy of solar power. Although trees are aesthetically pleasing and provide shade to cool the home, they have detrimental effects on your solar system’s production. There are solutions to keep that shade from blinding your solar panels. You can eliminate the shade altogether or minimize its effect. If trees are the […]
Already made the decision to go solar? Well that’s the easy part, now which panels do you select? There are over 300 manufacturers of solar panels available to you, all of varying efficiency, size, production output, warranty, and aesthetics. Ironically, most installers choose to only work with one or two panel brands. To ensure you […]
Having solar installed for your home is almost always practical in a financial sense, however it is still a big decision to consider. And when you’ve decided that you’re interested in solar, what’s the next step? How can you make sure that the solar contractor you choose is the best fit for your home and […]
Clean Solar is a SunPower Elite Dealer as well as SunPower’s top residential solar installer in Northern California. To earn the status of Elite Dealer, the highest ranking, we need to constantly exceed the strict standards set in place. Unlike other Elite Dealers, Clean Solar receives premier pricing for select panels.
March 21, 2014 – SunPower has just released their Net Promoter Scores for their North American installers for the year 2013. Clean Solar, a SunPower Elite Dealer, has one of the top scores! We ranked in the 80th percentile, meaning we had a higher score than 80% of all SunPower installers!
SunPower manufactures the most efficient solar panels in the industry. It is a local business success story and in the 1970’s began as the vision of a Stanford University professor to make more cost-effective solar cells. In Silicon Valley, SunPower was born and during the course of four decades has become the largest residential installed base […]