Myths and Truths About Going Solar, Presented by Transition Berkeley, 8/21/13

Myths and Truths About Going Solar, Presented by Transition Berkeley, 8/21/13

Is now a good time to go solar? There are many myths and misconceptions when it comes to the decision to invest in solar panels on your residential roof top. Transition Berkeley is hosting a panel of experts to discuss and clear up common questions surrounding the deployment of solar technology for residential use. Questions… Read more »

Learn About Deep Energy Retrofits, 6/28/13

Learn About Deep Energy Retrofits, 6/28/13

Our homes make up a large fraction of our energy needs (and bills) largely due to heating and air-conditioning. A Deep Energy Retrofit is a home makeover oriented toward energy efficiency, and can slash your energy bills by 50%-90%! The result? You save money, of course, but you also make your older home a more… Read more »

From Light Bulbs to Legislation: an Interactive Climate Change Series, Pre-Register by 10/18/12

From Light Bulbs to Legislation: an Interactive Climate Change Series, Pre-Register by 10/18/12

Our new three-part climate workshop series is scheduled to begin next week. In this free series, we’ll explore the many layers of climate solutions, from urban farms to personal action plans. All are welcome to sign up and those who have attended previous Ecology Center climate workshops are also encouraged to participate in this new… Read more »

Flex Package Offers New Rebates for Energy Efficiency

Flex Package Offers New Rebates for Energy Efficiency

Energy Upgrade California is now offering a new Flex Package rebate of $1,500. Flex Package allows you to select upgrade measures to make your home more comfortable and reduce energy use. Qualified upgrades include wall & crawlspace insulation, duct sealing & insulation, duct replacement & insulation, tankless or efficient hot water heater, efficient furnace &… Read more »

Free Solar Assessments from SmartSolar

Free Solar Assessments from SmartSolar

The sun is out! Think of all that clean, renewable energy you could be capturing with your roof…
“Announcing Free Solar Assessments and Residential Energy Audit Reimbursements offered by CESC’s SmartSolar Program!
SmartSolar is a free, non-profit solar education and advising program for East Bay residential and commercial PG&E customers provided by Community Energy Services… Read more »