You have the right to make energy from the sun without interference.

Utility monopolies are threatened by California’s solar progress: don’t let them pull the plug on the future.

We believe you have the right to make energy from the sun on your property without unreasonable interference by the utility. 

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PG&E, SDG&E and SoCal Edison propose to double the cost of consumer solar

Summary On March 15th, California’s three investor-owned utilities submitted a joint proposal intended to pressure the CA Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) into making consumer solar two times more expensive than it is today. The utilities’ proposal would put solar out of reach for most working and middle class people, just when recent studies show they make up nearly 50% of…

PG&E to-do list: Harm the public, scapegoat rooftop solar, repeat

This year, PG&E customers will get hit with a whopping 8% rate increase. That’s over six times the rate of inflation in one year alone. Not including this year’s budget-busting rate spike, PG&E rates have steadily increased 140% since 2000, nearly three times the rate of inflation (52%) over the last twenty years. Link to data The utilities’ favorite scapegoat:…

Utility bosses: If you make us look bad, there’s gonna be trouble

HGTV Property Brothers’ Jonathan Scott recently made his directorial debut in the documentary Power Trip. Power Trip follows Scott as he travels through the United States uncovering a deeply entrenched, powerful system that’s preventing Americans from powering their lives with solar.  Scott told the LA Times in a recent interview that at least one utility tried to pull his movie…