Article: Cleaner Cars from Cradle to Grave

April 25, 2017

Throughout its lifetime, an electric vehicle can generate half the climate emissions of the average comparable gasoline car. Check out this article to learn more about saving the planet through cleaner transportation! http://www.ucsusa.org/clean-vehicles/electric-vehicles/life-cycle-ev-emissions#.WOVnxYFlCEc What a better way to power an electric vehicle than by the sun. Give Solar Works a call today to speak with our solar consultant about designing … Continued [Read more]


The award-winning film “TOMORROW” is at Sebastopol’s Rialto Theater on Sunday, April 16th!

April 6, 2017

Transition Network has been a leading inspiration of the narrative and the spirit of “TOMORROW”. “TOMORROW” is an upbeat environmental documentary directed and narrated (in English) by actress Melanie Laurent (Inglorious Basterds) and activist Cyril Dion. Together, they traveled to 10 countries to visit Permaculture farms, urban agriculture projects, community-owned renewable initiatives. They introduce us to people … Continued [Read more]


Power Your Commute With The Sun

November 29, 2016

Check out Sonoma Clean Power’s incentives for new electric vehicles. SCP estimates customers could get new electric vehicles for under $10,000 after all of the incentives and rebates. Solar Works challenges SCP customers to take it one step further by powering their vehicles with home grown sun. On average, a two kilowatt solar PV system … Continued [Read more]


Go solar before NEM 2.0 sours the economics

July 6, 2016

Net Energy Metering 2.0 (NEM 2.0), which will go into effect in a matter of months, will make rooftop solar less economical. When the 2409 megawatt cap for NEM is reached, new solar customers will face new fees, increased charges and fewer rate choices. [Read more]


A healthy planet includes music and dance!

March 9, 2016

At Solar Works, we believe that working for a healthy planet is more than just conserving its resources. Imagine a world without music. No. Stop. That's too cruel. Imagine a community that celebrates life with music and friends. Ahhhh. That's better. But we don't have to just imagine. [Read more]


Pollinators spreading local first values

February 24, 2016

Given that consumer purchasing comprises 70 percent of the economy, we exert a powerful force. [Read more]


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