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Energy Efficient Home Upgrade Financing with the HERO Prorgram »

<<< SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> On our first edition of The HERO Hour on The Approved Home Pro Show, we give you the HERO 101 for energy efficient home upgrade financing. Eric from the HERO Program explains how HERO financing works, what it covers and how you can get started.

15 Ways You Can Go Green – Part 2

15 Ways You Can Go Green – Part 2 »

Last week, we covered Green Tips one through six. Today, we cover the final 9 ways to help your home...

15 Ways You Can Go Green – Part 1

15 Ways You Can Go Green – Part 1 »

Going "green" in our everyday lives is all the rage these days. Your family - and in particular your home - should be no different. There are 15 easy do-it-yourself projects that will save you money, reduce your environmental footprint and have you playing your eco-part in no time.

Milholland Solar & Electric Explains the Benefits of Solar Energy »

<<< MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015 on SAN DIEGO LIVING >>> The hot summer months are approaching, are you getting scared to see your electric bill? Learn the benefits of solar energy and get rid of costly utility bills with help from Milholland Solar & Electric.

Save Energy At Home, Part 2

Save Energy At Home, Part 2 »

Controlling energy costs is has always been a concern for homeowners, especially with the rising costs per kilowatt and summer just around the corner. Now’s the time to make small changes that can have a major impact on your summer electric bills. Check out these five tips to save energy at home:

Cantor’s Corner: Net Energy Metering

Cantor’s Corner: Net Energy Metering »

We have had a lot of discussion on recent Approved Home Pro radio and TV shows about solar and net metering, so I wanted to break it down to basics. What is Net Energy Metering? Net Energy Metering is a program with the utility company that means when you over produce power from your solar system, the unused kilowatts are stored back in the grid, sort of like a bank account.

Mandatory Water Restrictions & What They Mean for San Diegans

Mandatory Water Restrictions & What They Mean for San Diegans »

On April 1, 2015, Governor Jerry Brown announced the first mandatory water reductions in California's history, mandating a 25% cut to state water use.

Build the Ultimate Sustainable Kitchen

Build the Ultimate Sustainable Kitchen »

Ever wonder what environmental effects construction and remodeling has on the world around us? Our friends at Custom Made created this great infographic outlining a kitchen remodel's impact on the environment, how you can create a sustainable kitchen and some tips for going green.

Get the Right Size Solar System from Jamar Power Systems »

<<< SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> Solar expert Phil Edwards from Jamar Power Systems explains how to get the right size solar system for your needs.

Milholland Explains How to Save Energy Credits Now to Cover Expensive Summer Utility Bills »

<<< MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2015 on SAN DIEGO LIVING >>> Now is the time to go solar! Solar expert Brian Milholland from Milholland Solar & Electric explains how to build up energy credits now through Net Energy Metering to offset expensive utility bills in the summer months.

Milholland Solar & Electric Explains Net Energy Metering »

<<< SATURDAY, JANUARY 10, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> Milholland Solar & Electric explains Net Energy Metering, the 1-to-1 kilowatt arrangement solar customers can get with the power company, and how it isn't going to always be beneficial to consumers.