Volts Podcast: So You Want to Electrify Your Home

February 28, 2024

Check out Volts, a podcast that is all about “leaving fossil fuels behind.” In this episode, Cora Wyent walks us though a step-by-step how-to for people looking to electrify their homes. Solar Works is here to help you make heads or tails of your own energy plan. [Read more]

Home Electrification and the Rising Cost of Energy

September 20, 2023

We recently received this email from PG&E: “Your energy bill is going up. Understand why and what the next steps are: Solar acts as a buffer against these inevitable rate increases. In fact every time the rates increase the solar payback period gets shorter. It’s like receiving a dividend on your investment, instead of continually … Continued [Read more]

AB2143 Goes into Effect January 1, 2024

June 28, 2023

  ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS: According to a new California law AB2143, solar on non-residential properties will be treated as Public Works projects regardless of the funding source starting 1/1/24. The details are still be ironed out, but the take-home message is that solar for businesses (wineries, farms, stores, factories, hotels, gyms, offices…) will become more … Continued [Read more]

June 16, 2023 – Solar Panel Recycling Event, Zero Waste Sonoma

May 25, 2023

                https://zerowastesonoma.gov/materials/solar-panels   [Read more]

Project Drawdown – Distributed Solar

May 22, 2023

Project Drawdown‘s Drawdown Roadmap is a science-based strategy for accelerating climate solutions across sectors, timescales, and geographies.  One of the key elements of the Roadmap is net-zero buildings, powered by solar.       [Read more]

Solar Works Nominated Best Solar Company by Press Democrat Readers

May 17, 2023

Thank you to everyone who nominated Solar Works Best Solar Company in The Press Democrat’s 2023 readers’ poll. We have secured a spot in the final three and now need your help to bring home the top prize. Use this link to vote for Solar Works in the Solar Company category by May 23rd. After you submit your vote, you’ll get an email … Continued [Read more]