850 homes, 200 buildings, 5 cities, 3 utility districts - and one happy customer.

EnergySage Customer
Quick Facts
Average Annual Savings


Energy Needs Met

75% to 99%

of electricity

Net Investment


Return on Investment


What You Need to Know


Multiple properties, cities, and utility companies. The system is a combination of roof mounted and shade-structure mounted solar systems, for 850 dwelling units.

Other Benefits:

The amount of money saved was used to finance additional dwelling units, helping even more disadvantaged residents of Santa Barbara county.

Maintenance Requirements:

Relatively maintenance free. Racoons tore wires out of one system.

My Motivation:

Savings of over $1,000,000 per year.


The projects take a while to be approved in the CA Coastal Commission area.

Experience with Installer:

The installer achieved the goals of the client, when others said it couldn't be done.

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