Press Releases for Solar

Solar Power to the People

The sun gives us the power to generate electricity, keep your shower hot, and heat, cool and light your home in a way that is clean, safe, and sustainable. Solar energy – radiant energy from the sun – is one of the cornerstones of the City’s plan to achieve a 100% renewable electricity supply, and reduce our reliance on fossil fuels for heating.

SF Environment Press Release
Resolution sets 50 MW solar power goal by 2020 and supports requirement of solar panels on new construction projects and expansion of GoSolarSF
SF Environment Press Release
Launched in March 2013, the San Francisco SunShares solar financing program is open to over 80,000 San Francisco employees and retirees who live anywhere in the nine Bay Area counties or Sacramento.