Use the Sun to Your Advantage with Solarize Santa Barbara

The Community Environmental Council (CEC) is offering the Solarize Santa Barbara program to Southern Santa Barbara County residents though August 17, 2016. The program is designed to make going solar simpler and more affordable and to increase the amount of renewable energy within Southern Santa Barbara County.

CEC’s next free workshop covering solar technologies, energy efficiency, financing options and the Solarize program is July 12 from 6:00-7:30pm at the Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara (1535 Santa Barbara St.).

In 2011, 2012, and 2014, Solarize Santa Barbara’s programs helped 120 Santa Barbara County homeowners go solar and begin saving on utility bills. To learn more or apply for Solarize Santa Barbara, homeowners can go to or call (805) 963-0583 x 101.