solar

Reader Input: Kudos to Sierra College solar students

GRID Alternatives, a nonprofit solar contractor serving low-income communities across the north state, would like to congratulate Sierra College students and faculty on their new s ...

Students brighten Sierra College’s day with solar array

Students in Sierra College’s energy technology program have applied their knowledge to a unique project over the past three years, and the college is ready to unveil the frui ...

Sierra College on solar power quest for Rocklin, Grass Valley campuses

Sierra College is planning a major move into solar power at its Rocklin and Grass Valley campuses. With plans for ground-mounted solar cells in parking lots and others on buildin ...

Roseville solar company introduces "ArrayBot"

A Roseville robotics company is positioning itself at the forefront of what appears to be the solar technology wave of tomorrow. Inspired Solar Technologies, Incorporated, has rece ...

Five Star celebrates year of solar power

Every time the sun shined last year, Five Star Auto Care in Rocklin saved money. The one-stop shop for comprehensive auto service has seen a drastic drop in its monthly electric ...

New Penryn business is all about being green

Owners of a new showroom in Penryn hope it will become the “go-to” place for eco-friendly products in the area. Eric Salci, ES Electrical and Solar, and Robert Lenney of Rain ...

Rooftop solar system creates electricity neutral workplace for local engineering firm

ECO:LOGIC Engineering has announced the addition of a new photovoltaic solar array on its own 20,000-square-foot rooftop. This solar system provides enough power during the day t ...

Tri-Pacific in Rocklin reduces carbon footprint

Tri-Pacific, a manufacturer representative/distributor of equipment sold to the natural gas industry, recently set out to reduce their carbon footprint. Through Akeena Solar, Inc., ...

Five Star goes solar

Becoming almost completely powered by the sun is no easy feat. But it was a goal Jim Sperlazza had for his Five Star Auto Care business in Rocklin and a goal worth reaching. Unv ...

Rocklin firefighters head south; police go green

Last week’s Rockin City Council meeting included two brief reports from the Rocklin Fire Department Chief Bill Mikesell and Rocklin Police Chief Mark Siemens regarding updates a ...