A near capacity crowd is expected at tomorrow’s HelioPower Palm Desert dedication.

Attendees will have several opportunities to learn about solar energy, get a hands on view of the types of roof top installations common in the Coachella Valley and learn about energy saving tips.  The Palm Desert Set-To-Save program will have representatives present to help local residents learn how to save energy on their electric bills. Photos and information about the many HelioPower solar energy installations in the Coachella Valley will also be available.   holiday open house all promising to make the solar event a successful kick off to the Desert holiday season.  Over 70 guests are registered to date, a contingent of Chamber of  Commerce ambassadors are set to “cut the ribbon” on the new Palm Desert solar production facility and many walk in attendees are expected at the HelioPower facility located at 75178 Gerald Ford Drive – Suite 3A, Palm Desert, CA 92211. The Palm Desert Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremony starts at 4pm.  The Coachella Valley solar event and open house runs through 7pm.

A presentation on the Smart Grid and Its Impact on Your Utility Bills will empower residents with information on the changes now rolling out through the local utilities.  Presented by Scott Gordon of HelioPower, this Smart Grid presentation has been very popular across California and with homeowners making changes to hedge rising utility rates.  Plenty of holiday open house refreshments will help attendees welcome the season.

Information on the group solar discount program now available through the HelioPower and One Block off the Grid (1BOG) will also be available.  This solar discount buying program ends February 8, 2011 and will only be installed by solar company, HelioPower.

Rancho Mirage homeowner Cecile Morgan went solar through last year’s IBOG program. “The system wiped out 100 percent of

my electric bill. It makes me feel better about the environment, and I like that the system will pay for itself soon and add value to my home,” she said.HelioPower solar installation for Rancho Mirage, CA resident, Cecile Morgan.

Several HelioPower managers and its local Desert team will be on hand to wish local residents Happy Holidays.  Ty Jagerson, President, is attending from the company’s headquarters.  Scott Gordon, Vice President of Residential Sales is presenting later in the evening.  Glenna Wiseman, Vice President of Marketing will be on hand.  The company’s Desert solar energy experts, Matt McPherson and Matt Rifkin, will be greeting many of their customers who are attending.