(408) 432-9900

Monthly Archives: August 2011

Now you can have “Liberty,” “Freedom,” or “Independence” Installed on Your Roof

Posted on by Solar Fred

More solar water heating news from Free Hot Water HQ: The Solar Rating and Certification Corporation (SRCC) has approved a total of 12 new OG-300 residential solar water heating systems manufactured by Free Hot Water. The certifications include 12 closed-loop … Continue reading

Posted in Residential Solar Hot Water, Solar Hot Water, Solar Hot Water Value, Solar Thermal & Solar Hot Water News, SRCC OG-300 solar systems | Tagged , , ,

A New Solar Hot Water Web Resource: SolarThermalBiz.com

Posted on by Solar Fred

We’d like to think that the Free Hot Water Blog and our various online solar calculators are the only resource on the web for solar installers. Of course, that’s not the case at all. Thankfully, for our industry, there are … Continue reading

Posted in Solar Business Resources, Solar Hot Water News, solar hot water resources | Tagged , ,

News! Free Hot Water Has a New SRCC Approved Made-in-America Solar Hot Water Collector!

Posted on by Solar Fred

In case you missed our recent press release (and how could you?!) Free Hot Water has announced the release of our new FHW 8000 series solar thermal collector. It’s not only our largest solar thermal collector and SRCC OG-100 approved, … Continue reading

Posted in Hotel Solar Hot Water, Residential Solar Hot Water, Solar Hot Water, Solar Hot Water for Apartment Buildings, solar hot water resources, Solar Tax Incentives |

Hey Installers! Let’s Pick Up the “PACE” for Solar Water Heating

Posted on by Solar Fred

  A while back, some creative financing people and San Francisco green energy advocates realized that having easy financing is the best way to sell lots of solar. But not everyone has access to a solar lease or home equity … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

The Plumber’s Guide to Solar Water Heating Marketing

Posted on by Solar Fred

It’s no secret that many plumbing contractors are starting to look at expanding their business to include solar water heating sales and service. It’s a natural fit, since there are many similar water and space heating concepts, including pumps, tanks, … Continue reading

Posted in Residential Solar Hot Water, Site Assessment, Solar Thermal Economics, Solar Thermal Training | Tagged , , , ,