11 Oct

Oakland: California’s Hidden Solar Hotbed


When people think of sunny California, they often think of the beaches of Southern California. …

15 May

SolarCity Earnings = MEH

Roen Financial Report

SolarCity (SCTY) has been one of the hottest alternative energy stocks since its Initial Public …

12 Aug

Energy Efficiency: Is It The Real Deal?


According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), peak electric loads in the U.S. are 20,800 …

21 Jul

SolarStrong: Alive and Kicking


Last year, SolarCity partnered with U.S. Renewables Group Renewable Finance and Bank of America Merrill …

28 Dec

Affordable Housing Complex Gets Solar Power in San Diego

One of the major reasons California is a leader in solar energy isits initiatives aimed …

18 Dec

San Francisco to be 100% Renewable by 2020


The City by the Bay is known for its colorful history, resiliency todisaster, and a …

09 Dec

San Francisco Completes Sunset Reservoir Solar Project

Big news came out of San Francisco this morning, as Mayor Gavin Newsom announced the …

30 Nov

More San Francisco School Districts Go Solar

Just days after southern California’s San Dieguito Union High School District installed solar “carports” above …

02 Oct

ASES National Solar Tour Showcases San Diego Cribs

The 15th Annual National Solar Tour, the world’s “largest grassroots solar event,” is set to …

15 Sep

Solar Stadium Coming to San Fran for America’s Cup


If the Board of Supervisors of the America’s Cup approves of SanFrancisco hosting the 34th …

13 Sep

Utility Scale Solar Show in San Diego


I’ll be at the Utility Scale Solar show in San Diego on Wednesday. I know …

17 Aug

San Fran Green Job Growth Stalls

Growth in green jobs has stalled in the San Francisco Bay Area, aregion known for …