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Help PPC Give The Gift of Light (Solar!)

One of my favorite core values at PPC Solar is: Passion – Love what you do.  Once in awhile, creative and worthwhile opportunities come across our paths that we at PPC cannot ignore or refuse, because of our excitement and commitment for spreading the love of solar and what it means […]

By |November 26, 2013|Categories: Company, Projects, Solar PV|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

PPC Team Member Spotlight: Todd P.


Introducing one of our MVP team members, Todd P., whom we affectionately refer to as Han Solar! If we’ve installed solar on your home or business, then Todd was on site, managing the project. Todd brings a wealth of electrical and photovoltaic installation experience, is known around PPC as being part of “PPC’s Solar Rebel Alliance”, and is constantly cracking us up with his one-of-a-kind sense of humor.

Todd definitely makes our office a more entertaining place to work and is an asset to our team! It’s common knowledge… that ’round these parts, NO ONE bends conduit the way Han Solar bends conduit!

By |November 18, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

How To Prepare Your Solar PV For Winter [Infographic]

Solar homeowners, this one is for you!  Are you prepared for winter?  The latest PPC Solar infographic features the steps to a healthy and happy home solar electric system.  Follow the steps below, and you will be on your way to a sunny future!

For more detail, see Prepare Your PV For Winter


By |November 07, 2013|Categories: D.I.Y., Solar PV|Tags: , |0 Comments

PV 101 | Solar Panel Basics for Homeowners

For homeowners, the cost of installing a residential solar system has fallen dramatically over recent years. More and more people are putting solar panels on their homes to offset their electricity bills. How do they work? What are differences between the different sizes of panels? What are important factors homeowners […]

By |October 22, 2013|Categories: PV 101, Solar PV|Tags: , |0 Comments

Company Timeline

The history of PPC closely parallels and follows the development of the photovoltaic industry in America. Since 1979, the complete story of Paradise Power Company is one of people, fortitude, and integrity that reflect our core values and our vision of a solar-powered future for the next generation.

By |October 09, 2013|Categories: Company, Solar PV|Tags: , |0 Comments

The New PPC Solar Headquarters

At PPC Solar, one of our dreams is coming true. After 33 years of not having or simply renting a space we have purchased a building and are renovating it to our needs. This is a momentous occasion, as our team has risen to the occasion and worked extremely diligently to make our new […]

By |October 02, 2013|Categories: Company||0 Comments

PPC Team Member Spotlight: Marti M.


Marti M Hiking Wheeler Peak

Say hello to one of our team members, Marti M., who’s been with PPC since 2009!  If you’ve called or emailed us recently, there’s a good chance that Marti took good care of you. She excels at assisting our clients, is […]

By |September 24, 2013|Categories: Company||0 Comments

Introducing PPC Solar’s Referral Program

Invite Friends. Get Paid. Introducing PPC Solar’s Referral Program.

by Larissa PPC Solar 09/23/2013


Here at PPC Solar we are always trying to come up with bright ideas to make our solar community even more awesome… more


By |September 18, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Solar Leasing vs. Solar Financing (To Own)

The emergence of solar leases, in which homeowners agree to pay for the solar electricity generated but not the equipment or labor costs, has propelled the growth of the residential solar market. In fact, solar leases could boost the market to grow from $1.3 billion in 2012 to $5.7 billion in 2016, according to […]

By |September 10, 2013|Categories: Education, Solar PV|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Colorado Springs: What Are the Available Solar Tax Incentives and Rebates?

Colorado Springs: What Are the Available Solar Tax Incentives and Rebates?

by Larissa PPC Solar 8/27/2013

The U.S. residential solar business has been growing quickly on account of government incentives and financing options that help to bear the cost of installing solar electric systems. The declining costs of solar panels and other equipment also have helped to make solar more appealing. In Colorado, the solar “Gold Rush” is gaining momentum.  The Colorado Renewable Energy Standard is progressive, with 30% renewables by 2020.  It was amended by State Senate Bill 252 last June, and the bill doubled the renewable energy requirement for cooperative utilities of a certain size, allowed for additional technologies to qualify, created a distributed generation carve-out for cooperative utilities, and made a new requirement for generation and transmission cooperativesIn Colorado Springs and Pueblo, the solar activity is just beginning, and we’ll review the available tax incentives and rebates that are available to homeowners… more […]

By |August 27, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments