The 2015 USC Solar Tour is  taking place on Monday, April 27. This tour will take a group of interested utility and solar stakeholders to solar sites in the San Diego area. 


Solar Tour Pricing Member** Non-Member
Solar Tour with USC
$125 $150
Solar Tour Only $200 $250

The 2015 Solar Tour program is under development. the 2014 program is shared below for your reference.

April 28, 2014
Departure 8:00 AM
Newport Beach Marriott
Welcome & Breakfast
Ride-along Education - Experts from Southern California Edison (SCE) will share some of their projects (via DVD) as we travel to the first site. These experts will share program details, discuss ongoing work and answer any questions throughout the tour.
SCE Ontario Commercial Rooftop Project
Tour and explanation of SCE-owned 2MW commercial rooftop Photovoltaic (PV) project. 38 Ft. scaffolding stair must be climbed to reach site. If you feel uncomfortable with participating in this climb, you are welcome to wait nearby or on the bus.
New Irvine Community Residential Solar
On-bus tour of the City of Irvine’s new Sage community with residential solar developed under the California Solar Initiative.
Provided by USC Utility Host Southern California Edison
Irvine Smart Grid Project
The project includes: residential solar, solar thermal, Plug-in vehicle (PEV) charging, battery storage unit, community storage, smart grid community walking tour. Tour will divide into small groups of 8 for this walking tour.
University Solar Carport
Carport-mounted solar generating system and PEV charging stations.
Concentrated PV
Up close look at concentrated PV systems.
Local Irvine Commercial Customer Solar Carport
Visit commercial carport and hear about the related SCE program that led to its development.
Return 4:00 PM
Newport Beach Marriott