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PG&E’s New Tier Structure – Is it Costing You More Than Ever?

PG&E’s New Tier Structure – Is it Costing You More Than Ever?

Jun 22, 2016


(UPDATED 2019)  Switching to solar energy has always had many long-term benefits for both the planet and our pocket-books, and with the changes to the rate structure of California utilities, this may be truer than ever before. In 2015, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) announced a 5-year plan to change the structure of residential … Continue reading PG&E’s New Tier Structure – Is it Costing You More Than Ever?

Congressional leaders charge ‘potentially deceptive sales tactics’ by SolarCity & others!

Congressional leaders charge ‘potentially deceptive sales tactics’ by SolarCity & others!

May 25, 2016


Solar contractors including SolarCity and Sunrun are in the cross-hairs of  Republicans and Democrats in Congress who seek an end to what they call “potentially deceptive sales tactics” associated with the companies’ zero-down, 20-year lease business model. Spurred by consumer complaints that the massive savings they were promised never materialized, 12 Republicans and four Democrats … Continue reading Congressional leaders charge ‘potentially deceptive sales tactics’ by SolarCity & others!