Battery Backup with Sonnen

Check out battery backup with Sonnen. The SonnenBatterie eco is an energy storage solution for your home that uses intelligent software to manage energy throughout the day – saving you money, providing backup power and enabling you to use your solar power at night. These lithium-ion batteries have a 10-year warranty and are already being installed world-wide.

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BatteriesShaun Franks
The Spirit of Giving

This season True South Solar is sponsoring some of our favorite events and organizations throughout the Rogue Valley. We give to be part of something larger than ourselves, and to support the community we care about. Here are a few of our gifts for the end of 2016:

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    Shaun Franks
    Get to Know Zac Morel, Installer

    Q: What do you do on the TSS team?

    I’m currently a licensed LRT (Limited Renewables Technician) Apprentice and take classes at Rogue Community College to learn the trade. I am a materials handler, which is an important role on the installation crew. I help make sure we have the right equipment in place on the jobsite to safely and cleanly install solar panels. 

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    Meet Our TeamShaun Franks
    SunPower's Efficiency Record is a Big Deal

    SunPower has again set a new solar power panel efficiency record, according to the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). SunPower has reached 24.1 percent efficiency – surpassing the previous world record for the highest efficiency of a solar panel using silicon cells.

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    SunPowerShaun Franks
    Get to Know Shaun Franks, Inside Sales & Marketing

    Q: What’s your role on the TSS team? 
    I assist with any initial questions folks have about going solar (which is easy), and set them up with a solar advisor to help design a customized energy solution.  

     Q: What’s your favorite part of the job?
    Helping people go solar while in the Rogue Valley has really made this the best job I’ve ever had.

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    OSEIA: Crafting Solar Policy in Oregon

    Join True South Solar in welcoming Jeff Bissonnette to promote a solar energy future that will restore Oregon's standing as a leader in the country. Through his time with Citizens' Utility Board, he has worked extensively with the energy policy landscape of Oregon. Jeff is well seasoned in the trenches of the Public Utility Commission and in the halls of the Capital; he is ready to hit the ground running for Oregon's bright solar future.

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    PolicyShaun Franks
    True South Solar @ Mt. Ashland

    True South Solar just installed a 27.8 kW array of solar panels on Mt. Ashland! Mt. Ashland now has 85 panels on the ski area vehicle shop roof, this will offset 12% of energy use at the ski area! The project is being supported in part by Pacific Power's Blue Sky Program customers, the Energy Trust of Oregon, and True South Solar.

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    Ashland Living and Doing Business Guide 2016

    "True South Solar has grown 150% in 2015 in the amount of solar they’ve installed regionally. Their company has expanded to support such growth. They now have 15 full time employees, with three of them being SOU graduates. They offer their employees living wages, health care, retirement, and are a family driven organization.

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    Shaun Franks
    US Solar Movement Hits 1 Million Milestone!

    The adoption of solar energy in America has reached a new height of 1 million installations nationwide. This milestone is the product of American innovation and ingenuity. It is the result of consumers, policy leaders, advocates and an industry of over 200,000 workers who have all helped make the nation’s clean energy revolution a reality. 

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    Shaun Franks