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Solar Doesn't Have to be Ugly

Solar Doesn't Have to be Ugly

Solar doesn't have to be ugly, in fact it can be an interesting design element. We have been trying to coax architects to be creative with PV, but the response has been less than exciting, so we are jumping in ourselves...

Puget Sound Solar Joins Bike Month Challenge

Puget Sound Solar Joins Bike Month Challenge

Over 1,600 teams with 11,000 riders and a goal of 300,000 trips are competing in the Bike Month Challenge. PSS is fielding a team of nine and we'll begin racking up the statistics starting Friday, May 1st.

Puget Sound Solar shines on with revamped website boosted by SeoSamba

Puget Sound Solar shines on with revamped website boosted by SeoSamba

Solar energy industry leader Puget Sound Solar (PSS) just released a brand new website and blog powered by online marketing specialist SeoSamba.

Green Home Tour This Weekend

Green Home Tour This Weekend

The Northwest Green Home Tour is bigger and better than ever this year, now TWO days, with some awesome homes to visit at 47 sites in North, Central, and South Seattle, as well as on the Eastside, April 25th & 26th, from 11am to 5pm. Puget Sound Solar has three homes on the Sunday tour in Ballard

Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!

Here’s our gift to the planet: A house that makes more energy than it uses. Seattle City Light isn’t left out in the cold, though; we have electric vehicles that use plenty of power, as you can see in the graph below. In our quest to use only local energy resources (solar), we actually could do...

Northwest Solar Communities

Northwest Solar Communities

Sometimes what comes out of Olympia makes you smile Today Governor Jay Inslee issued a Proclamation recognizing Bellevue, Edmonds, Kirkland, Seattle, and Mercer Island as Northwest Solar Communities. This is a nice recognition of their involvement in a process with other stakeholders, including solar installing companies and utilities, that had an overall goal of making it easier ...

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