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Guide to deep cycle batteries from RVs to solar

Ben Zientara

August 17, 2022

Guide to deep cycle batteries from RVs to solar

There are several different types of deep cycle batteries, each with different functions. Learn which one is right for you today.

Pink Energy files lawsuit against Generac, says faulty equipment led to millions in damages

Ben Zientara

August 16, 2022

Pink Energy files lawsuit against Generac, says faulty equipment led to millions in damages

In August 2022, Pink Energy (aka Power Home Solar) filed suit against Generac Power Systems. Here’s a rundown of the claims and evidence.

Residential incentives in the Inflation Reduction Act: What you need to know

Catherine Lane

August 12, 2022

Residential incentives in the Inflation Reduction Act: What you need to know

A breakdown of the incentives for residential solar, electric vehicles, and energy-efficient upgrades in the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act.

NJ electricity cost: rates, utilities, and more

Catherine Lane

August 11, 2022

NJ electricity cost: rates, utilities, and more

The average electric bill in New Jersey is about $116, but homeowners can install solar panels to bring that down to $0.

Electricity costs in Boston, MA (2022 rates)

Zeeshan Hyder

August 10, 2022

Electricity costs in Boston, MA (2022 rates)

In 2022, the average cost of electricity in Boston is 26 cents per kilowatt-hour, and the average monthly bill is $156. Here are two easy ways for Bostonians to lower their energy bill

How many watts does a space heater use?

Ana Almerini

August 9, 2022

How many watts does a space heater use?

The average space heater uses 1,500 kWh and is ideal for heating a 150-square-foot room. Which one is right for your home?

Why California’s NEM 3.0 could be a disaster for the whole country

Ben Zientara

August 8, 2022

Why California’s NEM 3.0 could be a disaster for the whole country

We’re taking a stand against the proposed decision based on the harm it will do to the California solar industry and the nation as a whole.

All about Solar Roadways: the promise versus the reality

Zeeshan Hyder

August 5, 2022

All about Solar Roadways: the promise versus the reality

We were promised cost-effective smart roads that could light up, melt snow, and produce immense amounts of solar power. Was it all too good to be true?

How many solar panels are needed for a 2,000-square-foot home?

Ben Zientara

August 3, 2022

How many solar panels are needed for a 2,000-square-foot home?

To make the average amount of energy used by a home in America, a 2,000 sq. ft. home would need between 16 and 21 solar panels.

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