Net Energy Metering 2.0: (Mostly) Good News

Net energy metering is the arrangement that governs how utility companies reimburse customers with solar panels for the excess energy produced by their systems. The Backstory In California, NEM 1.0 was largely tilted in favor of solar panel customers as a way to...

Insulation for Energy Efficiency

Feeling a little chilly indoors? You could just crank up the heat, but that would also crank up your energy bill. The smart play is to examine areas where your home is losing heat and beef up the insulation in those spots. It’s all part of creating a well-sealed...

Vinyl Replacement Windows are Perfect For San Diego

Imagine it’s a blustery autumn evening in San Diego and you’re enjoying a quiet evening at home when you feel a draft. What are your options? Shiver in silence Put on a sweater Turn up the heat In fact, you have a fourth option: Find the cause of the draft and fix it....

What Shorter Days Mean for Solar Panel Systems

Solar panel systems generate power all year round, but they’re more efficient at some times than at others. Here in Southern California, the weather is still warm and the sun is still shining, but the days are getting shorter and shorter. Time to Fall Back We...

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