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March 24th, 2019 by Steve Hanley for cleantechnica.com Just before 3 o’clock in the afternoon, solar output peaked at 10,765 megawatts, the highest amount ever, though just a smidgen more than the previous record set last June. According to the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), demand at that time,...

photo above by Kat Alves Founders of local family-owned company, Atmosphere Design Build take the challenging goal of Zero Net Energy seriously. Recently, they took the challenge to a personal level by applying their mission-driven high performance and holistic approach to the design and construction of their own solar-powered...

When a business mission and culture is that of environmentalism, it is a way of life for the entire team. Immersing the team in the broader environmental community is a philosophy of California Solar Electric Company (Cal Solar). “We are a values-driven company and we put worker...

  Penn Valley Fire fitted with solar panels It takes a lot of electricity to save lives. The cost to power first responder equipment had skyrocketed in recent years for Penn Valley Fire Protection District, totaling as much as $1500 per month. Until now. Late last year, a crew from...

    1 > Giving Cal Solar a Google Review through Google Search Results (different from a Google Maps Review) 1. Do a Google search for California Solar Electric Company - Grass Valley, and ensure you are signed in to your Google account 2. Click on “Write a review” located...

We are so proud of our Cal Solar intern Josh Pryor, from Bitney Springs High School. He recently received his OSHA 10 Card, after completing a training course teaching recognition, avoidance, abatement and prevention of safety and health hazards in the workplace. Josh (left), pictured with one of his mentors...