Media Contact: Vanessa McGrady, (626) 302-2255

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Aug. 9, 2010 – Southern California Edison (SCE) is holding free solar fairs in Tulare and Long Beach to help connect residential customers who are interested in installing solar systems on their homes with contractors who can do the work.

At the solar fairs, SCE customers will be able to:

  • Meet with multiple, licensed solar contractors at a single location. 
  • Schedule an inspection to determine their home’s potential for an effective solar system.
  • Learn about California Solar Initiative program incentives, tax credits and financing options that can help lower out-of-pocket costs.

Although these events are free, registration is required because space is limited. To register or for more information, SCE customers should send an e-mail that includes their name, complete mailing address and phone number to They may also call (866) 970-9221.

SCE is no longer accepting applications from solar contractors to attend these two events.

August 14 – Tulare
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SCE's Agricultural Technology Application Center
4175 S. Laspina St.
Tulare, CA 93274

August 21– Long Beach
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Museum of Latin American Art, Balboa Room
628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802

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’s Free Solar Fairs Connect Customers and Contractors