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Should You Bank on a Solar PPA?

Are you a commercial business or property owner looking to make the switch to solar and boost your bottom line? Studying every financing option available to your company or organization should top your list of “to do” items before signing any solar contract or agreement, no matter how enticing the numbers look, or how persuasive that sweet-talking project consultant is. ….

Should You Bank on a Solar PPA? November 20th, 2019Scudder Solar

Top Solar Contractor

We’re very excited to be named as a 2018 Top Solar Contractor by Solar Power World Magazine again! That makes our 6th consecutive year! Thank you to every one of our customers, the Monterey/Santa Cruz community and our amazing #ScudderSolar green team! #TopSolar18

Top Solar Contractor July 28th, 2018Scudder Solar

Monterey Bay Community Power

July 1st will mark a big change in the air on the Peninsula, but most people won’t even notice! That’s the day that residential PG&E customers in three counties (excluding King City and Del Rey Oaks) will be automatically switched and enrolled with Monterey Bay Community Power (MBCP), a local, publicly-owned utility who sells carbon-free, 100% green energy.  Billing, customer ….

Monterey Bay Community Power September 30th, 2018Scudder Solar

So You Want To Switch Your Home To Solar…

Residential solar is trending among savvy homeowners, and for good reason. The purchase of a residential solar system has a relatively fast ROI (return on investment), increases your property value, lowers your energy costs, and is eco-friendly to our environment. Is it time for you to make the switch, too? Why Are You Waiting? Solar power is an inevitability. Like indoor plumbing ….

So You Want To Switch Your Home To Solar… September 30th, 2018Scudder Solar

The Green Starts Here!

Sending us a referral and earning a little extra money is just a few, simple clicks away! Download the Advocator App from Itunes for your Apple device, or from Google Play for your Android, and then start spreading the word! From your friends to your family to your colleagues and business associates, when you share your love of solar, you ….

The Green Starts Here! June 3rd, 2018Scudder Solar

Up to $500 Towards Your PG&E Bills!

  15.04.2018   Scudder Solar   Solar Promotions

Ready to GO SOLAR? Contract for a new solar system between April 1st and May 15th, 2018 and we’ll pay your electric costs for up to two months until your system installation is complete! That’s as much as $500 towards your PG&E bills! Offer cannot be combined with other offers, discounts or specials. Contract must be signed during the valid ….

Up to $500 Towards Your PG&E Bills! April 15th, 2018Scudder Solar

Up to $500 Towards Your PG&E Bills!

  13.03.2018   Scudder Solar   Solar Promotions

Ready to GO SOLAR? Contract for a new solar system between March 1st and April 15th, 2018, and we’ll pay your electric costs for up to two months until your system installation is complete! That’s as much as $500 towards your PG&E bills! Offer cannot be combined with other offers, discounts or specials. Contract must be signed during the valid ….

Up to $500 Towards Your PG&E Bills! March 13th, 2018Scudder Solar

Combining Solar Panels With Agriculture Makes Land More Productive

Solar panels are wonderful things, but they do take up a lot of space, especially for larger, utility-scale systems. In some densely populated countries like China and India, where loss of farmland can lead to hungry people, floating solar farms are being built to take advantage of the surface area of lakes and rivers. Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute For ….

Combining Solar Panels With Agriculture Makes Land More Productive January 11th, 2018Scudder Solar