The Best Solar Resource: CPUC’s California Solar Protection Guide

By | 2019-09-26T11:49:35-07:00 September 26th, 2019|Events|

We are excited to share that the California Public Utilities Commission has released new guidelines in the California Solar Protection Guide that will protect homeowners going solar. The CPUC will now require all solar companies to upload a copy of the guide to the utility (SCE) signed by the consumer coming September 30th, 2019. Solar [...]

6 Reasons to Powerwall This Fall

By | 2019-08-21T11:21:46-07:00 August 20th, 2019|Events, News, Residential Solar, Solar|

Powerwall Enables Homeowners to Access Lower Utility Rates | Balance Time-of-Use  -Take both a $2,900 Rebate and a 30% Tax Credit in 2019- Powerwall: A Revolutionary Battery Battery storage takes excess energy produced from your solar system and stores it for future use when demand cost is high —or during blackouts and natural [...]

HPE aka Hot Purple Energy

By | 2019-08-12T14:45:01-07:00 August 2nd, 2019|Events, Life Beyond Solar|

When we set out on our journey to help our friends and neighbors live more sustainable lives through implementing solar and energy solutions, we did not imagine the confusion that our name—Hot Purple Energy, would cause. Now in our 10th year of being in business, we look back and are humored by the numerous misinterpretations [...]

Bank of The West Goes Solar at the 2018 BNP Paribas Open

By | 2018-02-26T20:07:24-07:00 February 23rd, 2018|Events|

Hot Purple Energy is excited to announce its partnership with Bank of The West for the 2018 BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, CA.    A leader in solar power and off grid battery backup, Hot Purple Energy will be solar powering the Bank of the West Photo Activation booth as well as 8 ATM locations [...]

CoachellaValley.com and Hot Purple Energy to Partner!

By | 2018-10-22T17:08:48-07:00 January 18th, 2018|Events|

PRESS RELEASE                                            December 18, 2017 For immediate release CoachellaValley.com Welcomes Hot Purple Energy as a Proud Partner Sponsor             Rancho Mirage, CA – CoachellaValley.com – the largest independent online, native digital media company covering [...]

Giving Hope

By | 2018-10-22T17:52:44-07:00 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 [...]

Solar Power Hot Spots for Puerto Rico

By | 2017-10-02T15:41:28-07:00 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 [...]

Electric Bike Earth Day Contest 2017

By | 2018-10-22T18:05:30-07:00 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 | 2017-01-30T11:33:51-07:00 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 | 2017-09-28T16:38:11-07:00 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 | 2019-08-01T15:22:08-07:00 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 hope [...]

Working Man’s Jam 2016

By | 2016-04-20T16:56:45-07:00 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 | 2016-03-24T12:35:26-07:00 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 | 2016-03-24T12:02:39-07:00 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 | 2016-03-18T11:10:55-07:00 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 | 2016-02-08T12:19:38-07:00 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 | 2015-04-28T17:54:01-07:00 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     [...]