Solar Power on Every New CA Home!

California became the first state in the U.S.A. to require solar energy systems be installed on all new home construction.

The state Building Standards Commission and the California Energy Commission voted to add the solar requirement to the state building code.

The new code requires a solar power system be installed on every new home that’s built and sold in California beginning in 2020.

For more details, see our previous post on “Everything You Need to Know About the CA Solar Panel Law.

Read the Sacramento Bee news article on these new solar energy regulations in California.

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Phil Edwards

President at Jamar Power Systems
In 1986 I moved to San Diego CA from a naval submarine in the U.S. Navy. My first job was as an electrician with Jamar Power Systems. Over the years, I learned all aspects of the electrical contracting business and eventually became the owner and President of the company. For over thirty years since, we’ve worked hard to consistently provide five-star electrical services and solar power systems to homes, businesses, and home builders. We’re long-standing members of WECA and BIA.
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