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Electricity 101: Mastering the Basics for Beginners

Electricity 101 Mastering the Basics for Beginners

Electricity is a fundamental aspect of modern life, powering everything from light bulbs and electronics to electric motors and machinery. It is a form of energy that results from the movement of charged particles, such as electrons or ions. Electrical current flows through conductive materials when there is a voltage difference, which sources like batteries can create. This post will explore electricity, how it works, and its importance in our daily lives.

Work Policy Changes During Difficult Times

Work Policies

We would like to take a moment to address Governor Inslee’s Stay at Home executive order effective starting at end of business today, March 25, 2020, and delve into precisely what that means for us and you, our valued customers.

Our Family’s Commitment to Your Health and Wellbeing

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Everyone’s a little stressed these days with a heightened concern for staying healthy. In these uncertain times, people are making sacrifices, and those sacrifices are having unintended consequences– cutting back on going out to eat has seen many restaurants shuttered in a matter of weeks, for example. Here at West Seattle Electric and Solar, we understand that the safety of you and your family is of paramount importance.

When you invite us into your home, you are putting trust in not only our work, knowledge, and experience, but in our respect for your space. That is why we would like to take a moment to discuss the steps we are taking to ensure that your experience with us is the best it can be.

Tacoma Home and Garden Show

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We would like to take a moment to address Governor Inslee’s Stay at Home executive order effective starting at end of business today, March 25, 2020, and delve into precisely what that means for us and you, our valued customers.

Commercial Energy Storage

Commercial Energy Storage

Our friends at Spice Solar always have great information about the industry – this is one we thought we’d share: Commercial Energy Storage with Neil Maguire of Adara Power. The entire podcast is available on their website.

Northwest Remodeling Expo

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It’s time for the annual Northwest Remodeling Expo at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle! This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, West Seattle Electric and Solar will be available to answer any and all your questions about your potential solar and electrical needs!

Good News, Bad News

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Good News: the state incentives have FINALLY been written, passed, reviewed by lawyers and given to the installers. Starting now through June 30th, 2018, depending on what brand of panel you buy, your state incentive rate will be either $.16/KWh or $.21/KWh through the end of the program in 2026. The rate goes down each incentive payment cycle (July 1 – June 30) until 2026.

Everett Home Show

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Rain, Rain, Go Away….We have a Planet to Save! Come see us at the Everett Home Show this weekend, March 10 – 12 at Xfinity Arena in Everett. We will have our newly redesigned Solar Trailer, complete with a battery set-up for you to see.

Seattle Home Show Ends 2/26!

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This is the last weekend for the Seattle Home Show! We have had a lot of fun talking with people about their upcoming projects, answering questions, educating potential clients about the costs and benefits of going Solar and finding out what is really important when making the decision to invest in a solar system.