About Ana Almerini

Ana Almerini - Author of Solar Reviews

Ana Almerini

Web Content Specialist

Ana is a content specialist at SolarReviews. She uses her experience in marketing and knowledge from her master's in climate communications to research and review the solar industry.

On weekends you can find her at the Jersey shore, reading a book from the ever-increasing stack on her side table, or eating food someone else cooked.

Recent articles by Ana Almerini

Lithium mining in the United States: where it stands today

Ana Almerini

April 13, 2022

Lithium mining in the United States: where it stands today

Find out the current state of lithium mining in the United States, where lithium is found, and why more local lithium mines are necessary.

Top 10 pros and cons of electric cars

Ana Almerini

April 8, 2019

Top 10 pros and cons of electric cars

Costs, range, maintenance, emissions... If you're comparing electric cars to gas-powered vehicle, these are the key facts you need to know.

Are JA Solar panels a good option for home solar?

Ana Almerini

August 30, 2021

Are JA Solar panels a good option for home solar?

JA Solar is a leading solar panel manufacturer offering high-efficiency, half-cell PERC solar panel modules. But are they worth it?

PG&E, GM, Ford to test EVs as whole-home battery backup

Ana Almerini

March 25, 2022

PG&E, GM, Ford to test EVs as whole-home battery backup

Utility company PG&E is partnering with GM and Ford to pilot bidirectional EV charging in California, which could potentially reduce pressure on the grid.

Electric vehicle (EV) incentives: What you need to know

Ana Almerini

November 24, 2021

Electric vehicle (EV) incentives: What you need to know

You can save $7,500 on most EV brands with the Federal EV incentive, while some states and utilities offer additional incentives and rebates.

Are LG solar panels the best brand of residential solar panels?

Ana Almerini

June 18, 2018

Are LG solar panels the best brand of residential solar panels?

Although the LG solar panels have very attractive features, in the premium range of panels available on the US solar market I would suggest to stick with the soon to be US manufactured SunPower panels (currently Philippines, Mexico or China) or slightly c

3G is being phased out – why does that matter for solar?

Ana Almerini

March 3, 2022

3G is being phased out – why does that matter for solar?

3G is being phased out and it could affect your solar panel system's ability to connect to the internet. Learn what that means for your solar system.

Chevy unveils its all-electric pickup truck for pre-order

Ana Almerini

February 22, 2022

Chevy unveils its all-electric pickup truck for pre-order

Chevy introduced plans for their first all-electric pickup truck, the Chevy Silverado RST. Find out how much it costs, performs, and compares to other EV trucks on the market.

Is solar or wind a better way to power your home?

Ana Almerini

April 30, 2018

Is solar or wind a better way to power your home?

Wind turbines can convert nearly half of the wind hitting them into electrical power. Solar depends on the amount of sunlight that falls onto the solar panels before it is converted into actual electricity.