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The Inflation Reduction Act revamps the electric vehicle tax credit

Ana Almerini

August 22, 2022

The Inflation Reduction Act revamps the electric vehicle tax credit

The Inflation Reduction Act draws up some new rules for EVs to qualify for the $7,500 tax credit and for the first time includes incentives for used EVs.

The best energy-efficient light bulbs for your home

Ana Almerini

August 19, 2022

The best energy-efficient light bulbs for your home

Energy-efficient light bulbs last longer, cost less, and are just as effective as traditional incandescent bulbs. Find out if they're right for your home.

Best e-bike conversion kits for 2022 & kit types explained

Zeeshan Hyder

August 18, 2022

Best e-bike conversion kits for 2022 & kit types explained

The best e-bike conversion kits: Bafang BBS02B (best overall), CYCMotor X1 Pro Gen 2 (best performance), and the Swytch Universal Kit (best for commuters).

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?

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