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Power Your Home in an Eco-Friendly Manner

Although your energy bills may be similar from month to month, inflation can cause your energy rates to creep up and, before you know it, you're paying an exorbitant amount. Fortunately, there is a solution to this problem which can help you save on money and also cut down on your carbon footprint.

Save Money With Solar Energy Systems

From federal and state rebates and incentives, to selling excess electricity back to the utility company, solar panel installation can greatly reduce or eliminate traditional electricity bills. Because the sun is a renewable resource, converting its plentiful radiation via photovoltaic (PV) panels into the electricity that powers your home does not have to rely on coal-powered, nuclear, oil-burning, or other, less-clean methods of energy production.

Not relying on utility companies means that your house is not dependent on your city’s electricity grid. Solar gives you a cost-effective and reliable means of electricity production without the high bills.

If you are interested in installing solar panels in your home, contact our Orange County solar panel installation experts. We offer free initial estimates.

Solar Panel Installation Services in Orange County & Riverside

Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists have been powering homes across Southern California including Orange County and Riverside since 1977. Since our founding, we have designed and installed over 10,000 high-quality systems, helping homes go green while saving money on their monthly utility bills.

In fact, our mission is to protect the environment by promoting solar energy as a clean, safe, and reliable alternative energy source. Not only is it our goal to provide you with a solar power system, it is our goal to help create a cleaner world and sustainable future. We value our customers and will do our utmost to ensure your relationship with us is a long and satisfying one.

Solar Energy System Experts in Riverside, Orange County, San Bernardino, and San Diego

If you own a home or commercial property in Southern California, installing solar panels may be a cost-effective alternative to traditional energy plans. Residential and business customers have enjoyed a marked decrease in their monthly bills, and, because solar panels are 100% pollution-free, you can rest assured that you are doing your part to reduce your carbon emissions and protect the environment.

To learn more about Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists, call either of our two locations:

Orange County Office

(949) 531-7320

Riverside Office

951.384.2420

What Is Solar Energy?

Photovoltaic (PV) systems converts the sun’s energy to electricity to power your home or business or even heat your pool. Because the sun is a renewable resource, you are not dependent on your city’s power grid or raising oil prices. Even on cloudy days, your solar panel system will still work, as the sun’s radiation can penetrate clouds, however few of those there actually are in sunny Southern California.

If you’re interested in our services, contact Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists today to schedule your free initial estimate.

Solar photovoltaic systems (PV) use the sun to produce electricity, which is an eco-friendly way to power your home. A completed and properly installed system can offer you continued savings throughout the years, with a typical life expectancy of up to 25-30 years. Not only does this quickly pay you back for your investment, but it can act as an excellent selling point should you ever sell your home.

Photovoltaic Solar Panel Systems

At Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists, we offer the installation of solar photovoltaic systems in Orange County, Riverside, San Bernadino and San Diego. These systems can can be sized and personalized to meet your individual needs. We take into account many different factors, such as your family's needs, your monthly electricity usage, and the space on your roof for a system. With more than 40 years in business and multiple convenient locations, we serve clients throughout Riverside, Orange County, San Bernardino, and San Diego.

Designing & Installing Environmentally Friendly Systems

In most cases, the installation of a residential solar system can be completed in less than a week. The process is relatively simple and our team is highly trained and experienced, working to get the job done in an efficient manner.

The basic steps of installation include the following:

  • Installing a racking system
  • Mounting the solar modules
  • Connecting to the inverter

Are you interested in finding out more about the installation of a system or our financing optionsContact one of our two offices today at Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists by calling (949) 531-7320 for a free initial estimate.

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Commercial Installation of PV Solar Electricity

There are many issues which may present themselves when you depend on your electricity to be generated from natural gas, oil, nuclear, and coal energy. Not only are these sources of electricity inefficient, but they put quite a bit of strain on the electric grid as they have to travel long distances over transmission lines.

Solar electricity is a much more efficient and eco-friendly way to power your home, as it uses a lower amount electricity and reduces strain on the electric grid. You can not only save yourself money on your electricity bills, but you can save the environment. Photovoltaic electricity (PV) is grid-tied solar electricity which allows you to generate your own electricity.

What Are the Benefits of Solar Panel Installations in Orange County & Riverside?

The benefits involved in solar electricity may include:

  • When the rate of electricity goes up, this does not affect you and your bills.
  • You can enjoy clean, reliable energy for many years to come.
  • You can reduce your need for nuclear, coal, and oil power and offset C02 emissions.

Did you know that the sun can perpetually power your home’s electric energy needs by owning your own solar photovoltaic system?

You’ve probably seen or own a solar powered calculator that don’t have any batteries and only needs enough light to run. That same technology can actually power your home electric and meet all of you energy needs, including heating up your pool and domestic water system.

Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists​ offers a brief explanation on how solar works in producing clean and renewable energy for your family to enjoy. If you’d like a free estimate on how it can help you, call us today at (949) 531-7320.

Grid-Tied Solar Photovoltaic System

It all starts with the sun.

The sun has enough photons that hit the surface of the Earth to power all the world’s energy needs within just two hours of exposure. The problem is that we have not yet invented a solar system that can completely harness the power of the sun at 100% if its capacity. With the invention and development of the photovoltaic (PV) cell, we are now able to harness a minute portion of what the sun can power and convert it to usable electrical wattage around the home.

The Photovoltaic (PV) Module

The photovoltaic module captures the sunlight’s photon which “excites” the positive and negative silica embedded inside the modules. The positive charge of the n-type silicon and the negative charge of the p-type silicon interacts with each other in the molecular level producing extremely high speed and volatile friction, resulting in DC current. Before this type of current is usable around the house, it has to be converted into AC current by the inverter.

The Inverter

The inverter is an electrical device that converts direct current (DC) produced by the solar photovoltaic modules into alternating current (AC) which is the type of current that powers your home’s electrical appliances and light bulbs. One safety feature of the inverter is that it shuts off all electric production going back to the grid when there is power outage on a grid-tied system to protect and prevent anyone from an electric shock when working on the power lines.

Electric Meter

During the day when the solar system produces surplus electricity, the inverter pushes electricity produced back into the grid resulting in “net metering.” This is when the electric produced feeds back to the utility company. A desirable buy-back agreement happens when the house’s electric meter turns is in the utility’s favor when grid power is being drawn, and the owner’s favor when the house generation exceeds its needs. At the end of the payment period, when the meter is read, the system owner pays the utility the difference between what was used and what was produced.

Electricity produced by your solar photovoltaic system either reduces or eliminates your electric bills. Contact Revco Solar and Solar Heating Specialists today!

Reliable Solar Maintenance Service in Orange County & Riverside, Also Serving San Bernardino and San Diego

If you have invested in a solar panel system (from our company or from another company), you likely care about the environment as well as having a reliable energy source. In any scenario where you are experiencing an issue with your solar panel system, you should always call on an expert repair team.

You can rely on our team of technicians in Orange County & Riverside to fix up your solar panels quickly so that your home can once again be equipped with reliable, clean energy. Whether you need a backup battery system, re-roofing for your system, or corrective maintenance to your system, we can help.

We offer solutions to many solar panel system issues such as:

  • Malfunctioning breakers
  • System shutting off
  • Wrong connectors
  • Misconnected inverters
  • Problems with the PV system
  • Loose screws and wires
  • Unknown fire hazards
  • Defective monitoring system
  • Roof leaks or penetrations
  • Exposed electrical wiring

If your solar panel is not working properly, you should get it checked out and fixed immediately. Give us a call today at (949) 531-7320 for a complimentary quote!

Why Choose Revco Solar?

  • We've Been Experts in Your Community Since 1977.

  • Revco Solar Is Family-Owned & Operated.

  • Our Technicians Cover Most of Southern California.

  • We've Installed Over 10,000 Solar Pool Heating Systems.

  • We've Installed Over 1,200 Solar Electric Systems.

  • Our Staff Is Always Helpful, Friendly, and Personable.

  • We're Dedicated to Helping you Save Money and Go Green.

  • We Have an A+ Rating with Better Business Bureau.

Reviews from Our Customers

  • “The 2 workers (Juan & Adrian), did an excellent job on the unit, they were very professional in their work ethics, not only the quality work, but also the explanation of how the unit worked.”

    John and Diana King

  • “You and your team were great to work with...”

    Ryan C.

  • “Talk about going the extra mile! Couldn't be happier that we chose Revco.”

    Jeremy

  • “They answered all my questions graciously and were very professional.”

    Burke and Tina Brown

  • “The installers were very friendly and everything looked great when they left.”

    Cory and Kasey Hinsz

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