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Introduction to SOMAH Fleet Monitoring

Learn how SOMAH’s fleet monitoring can support property owners and contractors after a solar installation.

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Partner Spotlight: Self Help Enterprises & Proteus

SOMAH relies on partnerships with community-based and job training organizations like Self Help Enterprises and Proteus to deliver solar benefits to environmental justice communities across the Central Valley.

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How to Apply for Upfront Technical Assistance

Watch this step-by-step video of how to submit an Upfront Technical Assistance application on PowerClerk.

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Virtual Net Energy Metering (VNEM) Overview

Watch this video to learn more about VNEM and how it provides tenants with direct benefits of their apartment's solar system.

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6 Tips for Working With Affordable Housing Organizations

SOMAH eligible contractors work closely with multifamily affordable housing providers throughout the application process. Knowing what to expect beforehand and how to engage with them will make the process easier.

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Power Purchase Agreement Providers

Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) are a type of third-party ownership for solar systems. The SOMAH Program maintains a list of pre-approved PPA providers.

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Maneras Sencillas De Ahorrar Energía En El Hogar

Conservar energía puede ayudarlo a aprovechar al máximo sus créditos solares para que pueda ahorrar aún más en su factura de electricidad. Este video ofrece consejos sencillos para ahorrar energía en tu hogar.

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Energy Efficiency Tips for SOMAH Tenants

Conserving energy can help you get the most out of the solar credits you receive from your SOMAH solar PV system. This video provides simple tips to help tenants conserve energy in their home and save money on their electric bills.

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SOMAH Application Guide

Use this application guide to navigate through SOMAH’s application portal, PowerClerk. The guide provides step-by-step instructions of how to submit each application milestone.