Giving Hope

By | November 23rd, 2017|Events|

When we included community education and outreach in our mission statement, we were truly unaware of the journey we were setting for ourselves. Nine years and hundreds of not for profit events and causes later, the “outreach” had moved from an altruistic mission to just part of the job.  A normal course of business at [...]

Solar Power Hot Spots for Puerto Rico

By | September 30th, 2017|Events|

Solar Power Hot Spots for Puerto Rico We are very happy to announce that we are sending 6 cell phone charging stations to Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico. A Client, Jim Morales contacted our President Nate Otto late last week with the idea, and Nate jumped on the chance to help. Monday and Tuesday, Chris [...]

HPE SAYS ‘RIDE ON’ TO CVLINK!

By | May 15th, 2017|Events|

Imagine, it’s a beautiful day in the desert and you decide the best way to celebrate the day’s glory is to plan a bike ride. You and your friends begin to map out a route (perhaps ending with a victory solar powered margarita stop) but then realize there is no safe route without busy traffic [...]

Electric Bike Earth Day Contest 2017

By | April 4th, 2017|Events|

Hot Purple Energy will be giving away a Public Electric Bike on Earth Day April 22, 2017. Call to Enter: 760-322-4433 About HPE Hot Purple Energy is not a mere “solar installer” but rather a general contracting company that has chosen to focus on energy:  Consumption, Storage and aesthetically integrated point of use PV production.  [...]

Pose with a Rose and Make A Promise

By | January 25th, 2017|Events|

ELECTRIC BIKE GIVE AWAY We can’t make you promise to go solar in 2017, but we hope to at least inspire you to live a more heart healthy life! Today is the day to make a change and start building a healthier Coachella Valley! As part our continued support for the Coachella Valley American Heart [...]

SCE High Usage Charge Notice: The 400% Letter

By | January 23rd, 2017|Events, Solar|

DON'T PANIC IT'S JUST SCE MOVING THE GOAL POSTS We have received several calls and emails from clients and neighbors concerned over a letter they received from Southern California Edison stating that their usage is 400% above the allowed baseline usage level and that they will now be charged a High Usage Charge. It’s important [...]

Potere Solar Dissolved

By | June 17th, 2016|Events|

NOTICE Effective Immediately, Potere Solar of Rancho Mirage CA, Lic Number 941529, is no longer in business. In a friendly transaction, Hot Purple Energy, a Palm Springs based Solar Company has acquired the company’s remaining assets including job files, permitted plans, and customer details for all of the existing Potere Solar Clients.  It is our [...]

Working Man’s Jam 2016

By | April 20th, 2016|Events, Palm Springs Events|

HIRE LOCAL ROCK LOCAL We want to give a big shout out to all those who came and supported our First Annual Working Man’s Jam benefiting both the Desert Contractors’ Association and Desert Valley Builders Association.     The vendors: La Quinta Brew, JAS Taquiza, and CV BBQ crushed it.   The bands, Dave Macias, The Technohillbillies, The Hive Minds and [...]

ANA Inspiration Golf Tournament 2016

By | March 23rd, 2016|Events|

HPE OFFERING: MOBILE SOLAR CHARGING STATIONS, FREE SOLAR LESSONS, FOOTGOLF DJ, and GIVEAWAYS We are so excited to be a part of this amazing legacy tournament for the 4th year in a row.  As if watching the worlds best women golfers playing at the beautiful Mission Hills Country Club wasn't reason enough to come out, the [...]

Indian Wells Arts Festival 2016

By | March 23rd, 2016|Events|

While a busy weekend in the Coachella Valley we hope that you can join us at the 14th Annual Indian Wells Arts Festival. HPE OFFERING: SOLAR POWER, ART, EDUCATION and FUN! Hot Purple Energy is excited to be back as a sponsor of the Indian Wells Arts Festival for the 4th Year! As in years [...]

Chalk Art Festival 2016

By | March 11th, 2016|Events, Palm Springs Events|

Hot Purple Energy is excited to be a sponsor for a 4th year, of the Annual Chalk Art Festival in Palm Springs! The event will be taking place bright and early in the Palm Springs High School parking lot underneath the solar raise, across the street from the local Certified Farmers Market. HPE will be [...]

Modernism Week: Hot Purple Energy Bike Ride 2016

By | February 8th, 2016|Modernism Week|

Back for a 5th year, Hot Purple Energy is pleased to host its Palm Springs Neighborhoods “Architectural Tour” bike rides on each Saturday of Modernism Week 2016. Saturday the 13th, the ride will start and end at CAMP with the ride looping North through the Tennis Club, Old Las Palmas, and Vista Las Palmas neighborhoods. [...]

We Want Your Old Bike

By | April 28th, 2015|Events|

Donate to the Boys and Girls Club Donate your unwanted, neglected, sad bike in any state or condition and it will be fixed up and passed onto the Boys and Girls Club of Coachella Valley. Bikes are accepted at Hot Purple Energy Drop off Mon – Fri : 9 AM – 5 PM     [...]

Desert Contractors Association Oktoberfest 2014

By | October 22nd, 2014|Events, Hot Purple Energy All-Stars|

The Desert Contractors Association Oktoberfest 2014 was a great event for the DCA contractors. HPE was there with the Hot Purple Energy All-Stars performing music and plenty of fun with the Beer Garden supplied by La Quinta Brewery. You can see the event photos at Be Heard. [button href="http://beheard.me/events/dca-desert-contractors-oktoberfest-2014/" size="medium" textcolor="#ffffff"]Download DCA Oktoberfest 2014 Photos[/button]  

V. MANUEL PÉREZ Awards Hot Purple Energy

By | July 10th, 2014|Awards, Events|

COACHELLA VALLEY RENEWABLE ENERGY FIRM, HOT PURPLE ENERGY OWNERS NATE OTTO AND DAVID HERRLINGER HONORED BY ASSEMBLY MEMBER V. MANUEL PÉREZ 56TH Assembly District Small Business of the Year “It is an honor to be recognized by the Small Business Association and by Assemblyman Pérez, who has done so much to champion renewable energy and [...]

Homeowner Study Finds Solar Increase Property Value

By | March 12th, 2014|Events|

All those homeowners who have been installing residential solar panels over the last decade may find it was a more practical decision than they thought. The electricity generated may have cost more than that coming from the local power company (half of which, nationwide, comes from burning coal), but if they choose to sell their [...]

Hot Purple Energy at Modernism Week

By | February 4th, 2014|Events|

Saturday, Sunday, Monday – 15, 16, 17 Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 21, 22, 23 Hot Purple Energy will be solar powering, entertaining, and holding court at the Prefab Showcase/village. This includes the prefab homes as well as the Hot Purple Energy Stage, DJ, and All Star bands. New for 2014 are the Solar Power Mid [...]