Homeowners who dream of their electric meter spinning backward may seek solar panels to slash bills and carbon emissions. But where to start?
Before you call a contractor, these sites can assist with the early steps, like summing up what you could spend or save in your neighborhood.
San Francisco Solar Map
The San Francisco Solar Map helps locals lay their solar plans. A Google map pegs projects already up and running. Type in your address for estimates of installation fees and long-term utility bill savings and to find installers listed by the California Energy Commission.
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