Class helps homeowners go solar

BREA - Southern California Edison is hosting a free solar class for residential customers considering purchasing a solar electric generating system for their homes.The class will be held Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Brea Civic & Cultural Center, located at 1 Civic Center Circle in Brea. The California Solar Initiative, or CSI, offers rebates to customers of the state's major investor-owned utilities - Edison, Pacific Gas and Electric, and San Diego Gas & Electric - who install solar equipment at their homes or businesses. The program's goal is to promote solar-generated electricity and move California toward a clean energy future. Customers who attend the workshop will learn about solar energy basics; the benefits of installing a solar energy system; financial incentives available through the CSI program; and tax credits and financial models that can help reduce costs. The class is 90 minutes and free to attend. Visitors should confirm their attendance online at or by calling (866) 970-9221.

********** Published: October 06, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 25