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No Task Is Too Small!

No Task Is Too Small!

No task is to small for the president of Solar West as he assist in continuous maintenance of a clean job site. We believe that a clean job site is not only a representation of the professionalism of the solar installation that is going on the roof, but also a safer environment for everyone at […]

Solar Impulse 2

Solar Impulse 2

Solar Impulse 2 is an aircraft on a mission — to circumnavigate the globe using nothing but the power of the sun. The journey is being undertaken in multiple legs, and it kicked off several months ago. The plane was to make the most daring part of the trip over the weekend, but the flight […]

Our New Flyer

Our New Flyer

Hi Everyone – we wanted to share our newest flyer with you. Click Here to read the full-size version (pdf file). Here’s the short version: 1. – Federal tax credits for solar are going to expire soon! 2. – Don’t get left behind! Take advantage of these programs while they last! 3. – It’s easy […]

SMA Inverters Rock!

SMA Inverters Rock!

With the new SMA America Inverters, not only do you get a unique secured power supply feature during the day time with grid power outages, the inverters are more flexible for engineering and designing custom solar systems. This especially helps when we have to break up the solar array’s on multiple roof pitches like this […]

Ground Mount Solar in El Cajon California

Ground Mount Solar in El Cajon California

This is the Ground Mount system we installed for Mr. Crutz in El Cajon California. We used Prosolar for the ground mount racking. As an added feature Mr Crutz wanted us to lat the neat bricks to picture frame the system so he could drive around the system with his lawnmower and know how close […]

Solar Tax Credits Expire Soon!

Solar Tax Credits Expire Soon!

The 30% tax credits for solar system purchasing is scheduled to expire. This means countless people will miss out on the opportunity to save thousands of dollars on a solar system purchase. As the public realizes this great benefit that will soon be gone in 2016, every solar power contractor will have a heavy back […]

Direnzo Ground-Mount System is Finished!

Direnzo Ground-Mount System is Finished!

And at long last, there it is! The massive 18kW Reverse Rack Ground Mount has passed The City of Poway’s final inspection. All we need now is PTO “Permission To Operate” from SDG&E and then we fire this bad boy up and produce POWER! This ground-mount system uses #LG FOR LIFE solar panels which arrive […]

Ground-Mount System Update

Ground-Mount System Update

The Direnzo Family Ground Mount System that we posted about a couple weeks ago has been progressing nicely. Last week we poured the cement that secures the Ground Mount Racking system from ProSolar. This week we’ve installed the ProSolar racking system, and we’re in the process of running wires now. Next up we’ll be installing […]