News for Solar

Solar Power to the People

The sun gives us the power to generate electricity, keep your shower hot, and heat, cool and light your home in a way that is clean, safe, and sustainable. Solar energy – radiant energy from the sun – is one of the cornerstones of the City’s plan to achieve a 100% renewable electricity supply, and reduce our reliance on fossil fuels for heating.

- SF Environment Press Release
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The San Francisco SunShares program has re-launched in 2014 to make the process of going solar easier and more affordable for City of San Francisco...
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Resolution sets 50 MW solar power goal by 2020 and supports requirement of solar panels on new construction projects and expansion of GoSolarSF
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Launched in March 2013, the San Francisco SunShares solar financing program is open to over 80,000 San Francisco employees and retirees who live...
- SF Environment Update
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San Francisco has hit the landmark of 3,000 solar installations! That means the city’s supply of solar energy has quintupled in the last five years....