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Sun Bandit Strikes CSI Rebate Gold, Expands Menu of Solar Water Heating Solutions for Californians

California’s got a 21st Century gold rush in the works, and it involves not only the savings associated with Sun Bandit’s PV-powered solar water heating and storage solutions, but millions of dollars in incentives for mining the plentiful clean energy of the California sun.
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Sun Bandit Eclipses Old-School Solar Thermal in Delivering Hot Water in Sub-Zero Temperatures

In another world’s first, PV-powered Sun Bandit is demonstrating its superiority to old-school solar thermal by delivering consistently high-performance metrics in the lowest of temperatures.
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Sun Bandit Makes Homes More Efficient — And Healthier

Sun Bandit has forever changed the way solar energy is captured, stored and used to heat water, making it a smart choice when it comes to creating healthier homes—and meeting energy efficiency objectives. 
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Sun Bandit Qualifies for PACE Financing; Poised to Help Contractors Drive Solar Sales

There’s a reason PACE has become one of the fastest-growing forms of financing in America. PACE is a job-creating machine.
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CIA Veteran Enlists Sun Bandit to Take Solar “Underground”

Eighty five-year-old CIA veteran Joe Kelly’s lifetime of covert military service had him operating on and off the grid in 45 countries spanning over 22 years.
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Sun Bandit Doubles Down at SPI 2016, Las Vegas and Wins Big

There’s a reason that Solar Power International (SPI) has evolved into North America’s largest solar trade show. The camaraderie, entrepreneurial spirit and business alchemy of the 17,700 clean tech enthusiasts the show attracted this year was exhilarating.
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Sun Bandit Turns 3, Earns Global Media Attention As Solar Innovator

This year, Sun Bandit celebrated its birthday in style, being featured as one of several “Innovators Driving Energy Independence” on the cover of Renewable Energy World July 4. Since then, coverage of Sun Bandit firsts have appeared in over 191 online news outlets, from The ECOReport and Clean Technica to Fox Broadcasting and the LA Daily News.
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Sun Bandit® Celebrates 1-Year of Solar Innovation & Certification of World’s First PV-Powered Solar Water Heating Solution

Home builders, property owners and contractors are all fired up about Sun Bandit’s new breed of utility-free, PV-powered solar water heating.
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Sun Bandit Earns Energy Star Certification

In December, two of Sun Bandit’s most popular water heating systems received Energy Star certification, increasing their appeal for home builders and consumers alike.
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Sun Bandit® Named a 2015 Top Solar Product

Solar Power World magazine, one of the industry’s leading publications, has named Next Generation Energy’s Sun Bandit to its list of 2015’s Top Solar Products.
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