Monthly Archives: August 2012

Back to the Future: DWP Shuts Down Solar Again

The LADWP solar program has deteriorated into chaos. New applications into LADWP for solar are experiencing over two month delays!  Solar contractors and homeowners are being held captive by the utility.  Until given the go ahead by LADWP, we are … Continue reading

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LADWP Slows Solar in Hottest Summer on Record

The act that granted the right to interconnect solar systems with the power grid is called PURPA.  It was passed by Congress in 1978. Solar Forward installed its first grid-tied solar system in Los Angeles in 2005. Solar is not … Continue reading

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