ROSEMEAD, Calif., Sept.1, 2010 – Southern California Edison (SCE) will help its residential customers “follow the sun” with free classes on the California Solar Initiative (CSI) program and the incentives it offers to homeowners who decide to “go solar.”

Customers will learn about:

  • Solar energy basics
  • Benefits of installing a solar energy system
  • Tax credits and other financial models that can help reduce upfront costs
  • Financial incentives through the CSI program

These 90-minute, nontechnical, easy-to-understand classes are held at SCE Service Centers and other convenient locations throughout the utility’s service territory. They are free but require registration because space is limited. To register, visit or call (866) 970-9221.

Sept. 1 – Simi Valley
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Simi Valley City Hall
City Council Chambers
2929 Tapo Canyon Rd.
Simi Valley, CA 93063

Sept. 7 – Torrance
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
SCE’s South Bay Service Center
505 Maple Ave.
Torrance, CA 90503

Sept. 16 – Santa Monica
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Santa Monica Public Library
2nd Level – Multi-Purpose Room
601 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Sept. 23 – Alhambra
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Alhambra Civic Center Library
Alhambra Community Room
101 S. First Street
Alhambra, CA 91801

Sept. 25 – Westminster
10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
SCE’s Orange Coast Service Center
733 Bolsa Ave.
Westminster, CA 92683

About Southern California Edison
An Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, Southern California Edison is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities, serving a population of nearly 14 million via 4.9 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California.       

Southern California Edison Helps Customers ‘Go Solar’ with Free Classes