Category: GCE ELECTRIC

What Are the Benefits and Advantages of Commercial Solar Panels for Businesses?

If you’re a business owner, the concept of commercial solar panels on your office roof might not seem like it makes sense. However, if you own a building (or multiple buildings), being able to have solar panels, actually makes great sense for your business and comes with many advantages. Many small businesses today have discovered… Read more »

9 Ways to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning

In most Southern California homes, the air conditioner is the biggest energy consumer. In fact, approximately 30% of all electricity used in a residential location is due to air conditioning. The good news is there are ways to reduce your bill even if the weather is making it difficult. Here are 9 ways to lower… Read more »

Which Home Appliances Use the Most Electricity?

When considering installing solar panels in your home, it is important to understand which of your appliances might be draining the most energy. The reality is that not all appliances are made equal when it comes to energy usage. Some use surprisingly little, while others can ring up your electric bill very quickly. Which Devices… Read more »

How to Claim the Solar Tax Credit (ITC) in 2019

If you are thinking of installing solar panels into your home, then you may want to do it sooner rather than later. The current Solar Tax Credit will end in 2022, and until then homeowners and businesses can claim up to 30% tax credit for their solar panel installation. What is the Solar Tax Credit… Read more »

How many years will solar panels last?

When considering a solar panel installation, one of the top questions we get asked is “How long can I expect solar panels to keep working?” While a residential solar system might be about the environmental benefits for some people, but for most people, it’s also the savings that are possible. For this reason, people are… Read more »

A Quick Guide to Cleaning Solar Panels

If you purchase your electricity from a conventional supplier, then any maintenance that is needed is done by the electricity company. However, when it comes to solar panels it’s not as simple. The solar panel system is purchased by the homeowner, and although there is a warranty on parts, the responsibility of maintenance falls to… Read more »

Can I install solar panels myself?

When people contact us a solar panel installer, we often get the question “why can’t I just install these panels myself?” This is a valid question, and obviously, yes, you can do anything yourself. However, there are several benefits to having a professional installer. Here are the main reasons our customers usually decide to work… Read more »

Everything you need to know about solar panel loans, leases and purchases

When considering purchasing a solar panel system in Southern California, it is important to decide which payment option is best for you. There are several options that you can consider depending on the amount you want to spend up front, and if you are willing to pay interest on the purchase. Solar Loans Exactly like a… Read more »