Category : News

SolarMax, a leader in the California residential solar market, has opened its Dealer Program at an extremely competitive rate!

Posted 9:22 AM 02/27/2018 Category: Industry News, Information, News SolarMax Solar Company Dealer Program

Having more than a decade of experience in the solar industry has given us the opportunity to establish ourselves as an industry leader with the stability and financial security to succeed. This allows us to provide our dealers with various financing options, professional and timely installations, excellent customer service, and on-time payments. Our dealers will…

Defusing the Tariff Bomb

Posted 6:00 PM 02/12/2018 Category: Industry News, Information, News US Solar Panel Cell Tariff

If you believe the recent headlines in the mainstream media, the solar industry’s version of a missile attack occurred a few days ago, when the Trump Administration announced it would impose a four-year schedule of tariffs on imported crystalline-silicon solar cells and modules imported from China. Industry observers immediately – and predictably – warned of…

Power Customers Feel the Pinch at LADWP

Posted 3:01 PM 02/09/2018 Category: Industry News, News, Utility Rates and Rebate Changes LADWP rate increase

Consumer spending continues to power much of the California economy, but not so much when it comes to Los Angeles Department of Water & Power electricity customers. That’s because bill payers there have less to spend following the LA City Council’s controversial 2016 decision to approve a five-year schedule of rate increases. When the cycle…

SolarMax Technology on Track to Deliver 250MW to China Grid in 2018 Through Large Scale Solar

Posted 1:56 PM 01/11/2018 Category: Industry News, News China Solar Grid

Global Renewable Energy Leader Also Embarks on Push Into Chinese Residential Market (RIVERSIDE, CA) – While many in the solar industry anxiously await the outcome of legal wrangling over tariffs on low-cost modules imported from China, one Americanheadquartered company has quietly seized business opportunities there. Those groundbreaking efforts in large-scale solar have enabled SolarMax Technology…

Escaping the Tyranny of SCE Rate Increases

Posted 9:23 AM 10/27/2017 Category: Industry News, News, Utility Rates and Rebate Changes SCE is raising their rates in 2018

According to figures outlined in a recent general rate case request by Southern California Edison, the utility seeks approval of $2.1 billion – yes, that’s billion – to modernize the grid. The reason: the seismic shift in the market place to distributed energy resources – like rooftop solar.  And guess how the utility plans to…

The RPU Solar Rebate: Going, Going… Gone

Posted 8:18 AM 10/27/2017 Category: Industry News, News, Utility Rates and Rebate Changes RPU solar rebate expires Dec 31 2017

Like a popular singer once sang, “you never know what you’ve got until it’s gone.” That pretty much summarizes the fate of the popular residential solar rebate program offered by Riverside Public Utilities. The rebate program ends on December 29 of this year – but, if you’re planning to apply, the application must be submitted…

Jason Aguilar – Motoamerica Champion 2017

Posted 8:47 AM 09/27/2017 Category: News

It was a near perfect weekend for Jason Aguilar with pole position, 2 race wins, and the national championship. MotoAmerica is the highest level of professional motorcycle road racing in the United States, attracting an international field of competitors representing 6 continents. Jason was determined to have a good qualifying session, after a relatively poor…

Solarmax Technology Sponsored Rider Returns to the Top of the Motoamerica Podium

Posted 4:36 PM 08/31/2017 Category: News

Main image: Jason Aguilar with mechanic Chris Waters at Pittsburgh. – Photo courtesy of Brian J. Nelson It was a weekend of ups and downs for Solarmax Technology sponsored rider, Jason Aguilar, at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Friday’s practice saw Jason get off to a decent start. Jason ended the first practice session in 3rd…

Jason Aguilar Featured in MotoAmerica

Posted 3:12 PM 07/20/2017 Category: News

Jason Aguilar, Solarmax Technology Sponsored SuperStock 600 racer, is featured in MotoAmerica for his recent win at Laguna Seca. MotoAmerica Superstock 600 points leader Jason Aguilar (96) and former Supersport Champion JD Beach (95) round a corner at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. “Riderz Law is our title sponsor for the rest of the season,” Aguilar…

Solarmax Technology Sponsored Jason Aguilar Racing Wins at Laguna Seca

Posted 4:18 PM 07/17/2017 Category: News

Jason Aguilar (center) on top of the podium at Laguna Seca photo courtesy of Brian J. Nelson Last year, Jason Aguilar came into Laguna following a podium at Utah while riding with a foot that was broken in 5 places. For Laguna, the foot was plated and stitched just days before to allow him to…