There are few places on the planet more suitable for solar power than Arizona. Despite the obviousness of this desert-fried fact, the state trails its large, golden neighbor to the west in the amount of PV and CSP installed as well as megawattage in the development pipeline. But two recently announced programs from a pair [...]
It only takes 3-5 days for the average residential rooftop system to be installed in Phoenix, Arizona. One should expect 6-10 weeks for the entire process, which includes everything from a site evaluation to the switch being turned on.
SouthFace Solar Electric takes pride in designing and installing solar systems that are sleek and streamline. This ensures that the systems are fully aesthetic and reliable. It’s clean, elegant appearance will blend beautifully with roof lines. We use Polyurethane caulking to ensure all roof penetrations will provide superior water protection.
The federal government is supporting solar by offering great incentives for homeowners to switch to solar. Homeowners may claim a federal tax credit that is equal to 30% of their system cost. Here in Arizona our state offers a 10% tax credit capped at $1,000. Also there are Utility rebates: Arizona Public Service (APS) is [...]
The size of your system depends on how much electricity your household uses on a regular basis. You can figure this out by looking at the last 12 months of electric usage in kilowatt hours (kWh) on your utility bills. The most efficient use of your money is to offset your highest rates if you [...]
The Arizona solar industry is growing at an exponential rate each year. With the abundance of sunshine and excellent federal, state and utility incentives, solar just makes sense! APS wants to have both our customers and the installer community with capitalizing on these incentives and assist with the integration of high quality solar technologies. The [...]