About Catherine Lane

Catherine Lane - Author of Solar Reviews

Catherine Lane

SolarReviews Blog Author

Catherine is a researcher and content specialist at SolarReviews. She has strong interests in issues related to climate and sustainability which led her to pursue a degree in environmental science at Ramapo College of New Jersey.

While completing her degree, Catherine conducted research on the migration behavior and nesting habits of various birds. Catherine has previously worked as an assistant project manager at an engineering firm.

Recent articles by Catherine Lane

Nuclear energy pros and cons

Catherine Lane

November 22, 2019

Nuclear energy pros and cons

What are the most important pros and cons of nuclear energy? Read this article to find out.

NeoVolta: Is this new solar battery brand here to stay?

Catherine Lane

September 17, 2021

NeoVolta: Is this new solar battery brand here to stay?

NeoVolta is a solar battery manufacturing startup that produces safe, high performance batteries at a reasonable price. Are they right for your home?

Complete review of the Q CELLS Q.HOME solar battery

Catherine Lane

September 16, 2021

Complete review of the Q CELLS Q.HOME solar battery

Q CELLS released its home solar battery storage solution, Q.HOME. Should you choose it over other solar batteries like the Tesla Powerwall or LG Chem?

Tesla Superchargers: super fast and super convenient

Catherine Lane

September 1, 2021

Tesla Superchargers: super fast and super convenient

Answering the most frequently asked questions about Tesla Superchargers, including who can use them, how much they cost, where to find them, and more.

Can a home with solar panels use a generator?

Catherine Lane

August 25, 2021

Can a home with solar panels use a generator?

In the event of a power outage, you won't be able to use your solar panels. Instead, you can draw power from a generator - find out how it works in our latest article.

The best solar batteries of 2021: find the right one for you

Catherine Lane

August 18, 2021

The best solar batteries of 2021: find the right one for you

A ranking of the best solar batteries of 2021 which includes a helpful energy storage buyer's guide.

New Jersey finalizes successor solar incentive program

Catherine Lane

July 30, 2021

New Jersey finalizes successor solar incentive program

Explaining how much New Jersey’s new successor solar incentive program can save homeowners and what it means for the state’s solar industry.

How is solar energy stored?

Catherine Lane

July 12, 2021

How is solar energy stored?

Solar energy storage lets you save excess solar electricity for later, which comes with a number of benefits, including backup power and bill savings.

ChargePoint charging stations can power your EV anywhere

Catherine Lane

July 2, 2021

ChargePoint charging stations can power your EV anywhere

ChargePoint’s nationwide EV charging network also offers residential charging stations, so you can charge your EV just about anywhere.