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Did You Know? The Revealing Benefits of Solar for Homeowners

June 21, 2023

Dear Homeowners,

Are you aware of the remarkable advantages that solar energy can bring to your home? Let's dive into some eye-opening facts that might make you reconsider your energy choices.

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Protecting Your Roof

Did you know that solar panels can act as a shield, protecting your roof from the harsh effects of the sun? By harnessing solar energy, you not only generate clean electricity but also help extend the lifespan of your roof by reducing exposure to harmful UV rays. We know what you're thinking... oh how convenient.. But it's true. Google it.

 

 

Cost Savings
American drivers had it rough back in 1981. The average price of gasoline spiked to $1.353 a gallon that year

Have you noticed the steady rise in utility rates? Over the years, utility rates have more than doubled the overall 6.5% price increase, putting an extra burden on your monthly budget. Embracing solar power becomes a no-brainer as it allows you to take control of your energy costs and potentially eliminate or significantly reduce your electricity bills. Imagine only paying $1.353 for a gallon of gas in 2023!

Now fast forward 25-years and imagine NO utility bill at all.... This is solar.

California's Grid Stress

Did you know that California's energy grid is facing increasing strain due to growing demand and extreme weather events? It's true, your utility company needs your help. By installing solar panels, you not only reduce your dependence on the grid but also contribute to a more resilient and sustainable energy future for the state.

Battery storage incentives are on their way!

Self Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) 
Here's an exciting development for you. Starting July 1, 2023, a staggering $900 million in funding will become available through the Self Generation Incentive Program (SGIP). This program offers battery storage rebates for customers of major California utilities, including SCE, PG&E, SDG&E, and SoCalGas. By taking advantage of SGIP, you can enhance your solar energy system with battery storage, ensuring backup power during outages and maximizing your self-consumption of solar energy.

Now that you're aware of these significant benefits, it's time to consider making the switch to solar energy. Take control of your electricity costs, protect your roof, and contribute to a more sustainable California. The future is bright, and solar power can be a key part of your journey towards energy independence.

But wait, there's more!

Energy Arbitrage 

With the right setup, you can live completely off the grid!

The price you pay for electricity changes based on the time of day, the day of the week, and the season. Monday through Friday From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. is considered peak. Did you know that with the right setup, you can live completely off the grid? Energy arbitrage is the practice of storing excess solar energy in batteries and utilizing it during peak demand or when the sun isn't shining. By effectively managing your stored energy, you can power your home independently, reducing reliance on the grid and living a truly self-sufficient lifestyle.

iPower Energy 

If you're interested in exploring solar options for your home or learning more about the available incentives, we encourage you to get in touch with one of our reputable Solar Energy Specialist by calling or texting us at 951-200-4161. We will guide you through the process and help you make an informed decision that aligns with your goals and budget.

Remember, the sun is an abundant and renewable source of energy just waiting to power your home. Don't miss out on the opportunity to join the solar revolution and reap the rewards it brings.

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