Yuba River Clean-Up a Success

Sep 18, 2017

On Saturday, September 16, 2017, over 800 people participated in SYRCL’s (South Yuba River Citizen’s League) 20th River Clean-Up. Over 2,000 pounds of trash were pulled from areas surrounding Nevada County waterways. Byers Solar Program Manager Eric Stikes and his

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Solar 101: On-Grid and Off-Grid Solar Solutions

Sep 12, 2017

What are the Differences between Off-Grid and On-Grid Solar? On-grid electricity is connected to the solar system to the utility grid. The home still uses power from the utility at night and in inclement weather but uses solar power during

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River Clean-Up Day Needs YOU!

Sep 11, 2017

Join South Yuba Citizen’s League River for their River Clean-Up Day this September 16. Sign-up today (September 11) and get a fab free lunch and after party at Pioneer Park in Nevada City. Yes, just a few hours doing the

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Byers Solar Donates to Good Sun

Sep 01, 2017

In mid-August 2017, Byers Solar brokered their second donation of used solar PV (photovoltaic) equipment to a local solar non-profit organization, Good Sun Solar. Good Sun operates as Nevada County’s only solar not-for-profit business and as part of their mission,

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It’s High Summer and Peach Time

Aug 14, 2017

It is high summer and our peach trees are in full swing!  Sandy from our Solar team has an organic orchard with about 40 peach trees and when they get kissed by the sun they all ripen at once.  With

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Businesses Go Green with Solar

Jul 05, 2017

Businesses opting to conserve energy and reduce costs with Byers Solar energy systems include Courtyard Suites, Sierra Mountain Inn, and Creasey & Pfaffinger General Dentistry. Shown here, aerial view of Courtyard Suites, Grass Valley. Byers Solar is seeing a strong

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Analog vs. Digital Energy Meters & Why It Matters

Jun 29, 2017

Do you ever stop to think about how you are charged for energy use? Taking a look at these numbers can help make sense of information included in your monthly PG&E statement. It is the first step to better understanding

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