California Agency Approves Solar Panels For All New HomesBeginning in 2020, all new homes and low-rise apartment buildings will be required to have solar panels. The mandate must still be approved by the Building Standards Commission.
California Poised To Mandate Solar Panels Be Built On All New HomesThe California Energy Commission is expected to pass a rule this week, mandating solar panels on top of nearly every new apartment building, house, and condo. The rule would go into effect in 2020.
Federal Effort Launched To Expand Solar Power In CommunitiesThe Obama administration says it wants to help middle-class and low-income communities put solar panels on their roofs.
Missouri May Soon Have Solar Panels on RoadwaysThis past session Missouri lawmakers gave permission to launch the practice on a trial basis.
After CBS2 Investigation, Bellflower Couple Testifies To CA Lawmakers About Misleading Solar Panel Installation LoansBecause of Dan and Kerry Mason's testimony, a legislation aimed at protecting homeowners was approved Wednesday.
Goldstein Investigation: How Going Green Might Have You Seeing Red In The End"I would say a good number of our complaints come from the elderly," said Nyssa Wilson of the state contractors license board.
Solar Panels Help Local Low-Income Families Save Loads On Energy BillsThis year, Grid Alternatives says it's goal is to have 260 solar systems installed in the greater Los Angeles area, including Ventura and Orange counties.
Nearly 3 Dozen Huntington Beach Apartment Residents Forced Out After Weather-Related Ceiling Collapse"The water was dripping, dripping, dripping. It was raining actually more in her house than it was outside," said Eleanor DeMatteo.
2 Arrested In Copper Wiring Theft From Kohl's Solar Panels In CoronaTwo men have been arrested on suspicion of ripping the copper wiring out of solar panels used to power a Corona department store.
How to Save Money and Energy by Using Solar PanelsIf you’ve ever wondered if tapping into the solar energy system would work for you, here’s what you need to know.
Firefighters Warn Solar Panels Could Prevent Homes From Being Saved In BlazeL.A. County Fire Inspector Scott Miller says firefighters are now training for how to deal with structures that have the technology.
Utility Customers Outraged Over Possible Fee To Cope With Revenue Loss From Popular Solar PanelsSome Southern California residents are outraged by a state bill that would allow three utility companies to charge customers up to $10 a month to cope with the loss of revenue due to the popularity of solar panels.