This bit of news was submitted by Cara Black. Berkely is considering a plan that makes purchasing solar panels for your home essentially for free. The cost is defrayed with a twenty year assesment on your property. The increase in your payment is less than the monthly savings in energy consumption! Sounds like a win-win to me! They are to vote on it Nov.6.

Update, The results are in and it was approved unanimaously! Click here to read article!


This bit of news was submitted by Cara Black. Berkely is considering a plan that makes purchasing solar panels for your home essentially for free. The cost is defrayed with a twenty year assesment on your property. The increase in your payment is less than the monthly savings in energy consumption! Sounds like a win-win to me! They are to vote on it Nov.6.

Update, The results are in and it was approved unanimaously! Click here to read article!