Source:  Silicon Valley Mercury News, reporter Dana Hull: With the sun setting before 5 p.m., solar power may be the last thing on your mind these days. But declining panel prices, a federal tax credit and a state rebate all make now a good time to at least investigate whether solar power might make sense…

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The Desert Sun reported Friday that the deadline to sign up for the 1BOG Coachella Valley solar pricing discounts with Helio Energy Solutions has been extended until January 12, 2010.  The original program cut off date was December 12, the paper reported.  An excerpt from K Kaufman’s article: The campaign, originally scheduled to end Dec.…

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On November 19 Scott Gordon of Helio Energy Solutions worked with Brad Burton of 1BOG on a webinar answering questions about the new Solar San Diego discount community buying program with 1BOG. You can watch the webinar here: Solar San Diego Webinar with Helio Energy Solutions and 1BOG from David Llorens on Vimeo.

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This in from the California Solar Initiative….Even the solar industry experiences a year-end rush. CSI Program Administrators encourage everyone to complete and submit outstanding CSI applications as soon as possible to help ensure timely processing of the application so that the rebate payment can be made in 2009 and qualifying federal tax credits may be…

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The U.S. Green Building Council is growing and the newest segment of this non-profit, non-government agency is in the Inland Empire and is growing into one of the most dynamic Chapters in the country. One of the reasons for this growth are the people in this vast area, encompassing over 27,000 sq. miles. An important…

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Helio Energy Solutions, a leading solar power design and installation firm since 2001, today announced that it is partnering with SunRun to bring affordable solar financing and service to its California residential customers.  SunRun is the nation’s #1 provider of home solar service. The company provides a smart, affordable alternative to traditional electricity.  Helio Energy…

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Have questions about solar?  Want to know if your roof is appropriate to generate green electricity?  Need to know the best price for solar in San Diego?  Then join 1BOG and Helio Energy Solutions on Thursday, November 19 at San Diego solar installation by Helio Energy Solutions  7pm PST for a free solar information webinar. …

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Southern California Business Marketing Association (BMA) members and guests will come together on Wednesday, November 18 in the spectacular glass-walled Gallery at The Frontier Project, to explore, “Green Marketing in the Business-to-Business Environment: Does it Really Matter?”    The brand new, all-green USGBC LEED® rated Frontier Project structure, grounds and interior are the perfect backdrop for…

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At last week’s Solar Power International 09, the industry’s largest show, SEIA president Rhone Resch used his keynote speech to announce the “Solar Bill of Rights.”  He said, “We declare these rights not on behalf of our companies, but on behalf of our customers and our country.  We seek no more than the freedom to…

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Next week, the largest solar energy conference in North America – Solar Power International 2009 – is coming to Anaheim, California! If you’re in the area, SEIA invites you to participate by attending the free solar public night on Wednesday, Oct. 28 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Anaheim Convention Center. You will…

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Helio Energy Solutions and 1BOG will offer free solar information, including a solar webinar on Thursday, October 22 at 7:00 p.m. PT. To sign up visit: https://solarcoachellavalley.1bog.org/faqs-and-webinar/. Helio Energy Solutions’s Scott Gordon will be representing the company. Scott has led very successful solar webinars for 1BOG in the company’s previous solar San Diego campaign. He has been quoted…

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