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10 04 2019
After being rocked by Trump tariffs, the solar energy business is bouncing back

CNBC - After two years of job losses in the solar industry, the mandate is welcome and advocates are projecting demand to pick up beyond just the Golden State. Since 2010, the solar industry has grown rapidly — increasing some 150% to nearly 243,000 workers in 2018 from just under 100,000 eight years earlier, the...

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10 04 2019
How Builders Can Prepare for the Surge in Solar

by Mark Vogel California home builders will be particularly busy this year gearing up for the 2020 mandates requiring all new single-family homes to include solar. While the state has certainly taken the lead in pressing forward with policies that require renewable-based energies, there is a national focus on both solar and battery storage as real...

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08 04 2019
HERS Breast Cancer Foundation Spring Successes

A "Big" Donation & The 10th Annual HERS Breast Cancer Foundation People with Purpose Pink Tie Gala Pictured L to R: Gary Liardon, President & COO, Consumer Division; Jill Tamaru, Director of Customer Experience, Corporate Division, HERS Executive Director Tina Fernandez Steckler, and Mark Vogel, President & COO, Builder Division. On February 27th, 2019,  PetersenDean...

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19 03 2019
Southern California Edison power lines sparked deadly Thomas fire, investigators find

Southern California Edison officials have said they will work with insurance companies to handle the thousands of claims that have accumulated since the Thomas fire and mudflow. The company is protected from going bankrupt over the disasters, thanks to a law signed during the summer that passes excess liability costs on to utility customers.

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16 01 2019
CALIFORNIA ADVANCES USE OF SOLAR ENERGY IN RESIDENTIAL SECTOR WITH NEW MANDATES AND INCENTIVES

By Gary Liardon California is setting the new standards and bringing our country to the forefront of solar power. The state government recently adopted new policies that mandate solar for new homes and provide incentives for existing homes. As more national attention is focused on the growing importance of solar power, the energy storage market...

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21 12 2018
PG&E May Shut Off Power In 9 Counties Due To High Fire Danger Weather

PG&E continues to shut off power due to high fire threats. Nine counties (Butte, Lake, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sierra, Sonoma, and Yuba) have been alerted of potential power outages until further notice. The factors that PG&E is focusing on are: Strong windsLow humidity levelsCritically dry vegetationOn-the-ground observations. If you think your home or business...

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07 11 2018
PetersenDean Roofing & Solar Selects GAF as Preferred Manufacturer of Cool Shingles

FREMONT, CA – August 8, 2017 – Fremont, California-based PetersenDean Roofing & Solar announced its relationship with GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer. The relationship will help supply PetersenDean consumers in all of its seven operating states with shingles that can be used to comply with Title 24 cool roof requirements. GAF is an American...

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07 11 2018
Mission Solar Energy Named Supplier of PetersenDean Roofing & Solar

FREMONT, CA (September 27, 2017) – Mission Solar Energy, U.S. manufacturer of high-power solar modules, and PetersenDean Roofing & Solar, the nation’s largest privately held solar and roofing company, have joined forces. Together, the companies will offer homeowners an affordable path to solar ownership using American-built materials installed by U.S. workers. Mission Solar Energy will...

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07 11 2018
Silicon Review: 50 Leading companies of the year

PetersenDean has just been named one of the top 50 leading companies in the Bay Area in the December issue of the Silicon Review. http://thesiliconreview.com/magazines/california-based-petersendean-roofing-solar-flies-sky-high/

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