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kW vs. kWh: Watts, kilowatts, and kilowatt-hours explained

Watts and kilowatts (kW) are measures of power, or ability to do work, while kilowatt-hours (kWh) are measures of energy, which is power used over time.

Written by Ben Zientara

2024 Tesla battery review: Powerwall cost and if it’s worth it

A Tesla Powerall costs about $15,000 to install before incentives. Read our expert review to discover Powerwall costs, pros and cons, specs, and if it’s worth it.

Written by Catherine Lane

The pros and cons of solar energy in 2024

There are plenty of advantages and disadvantages to getting solar panels - read about them here.

Written by Jamie Smith

Expert review of Panasonic’s EVERVOLT Home Battery

Panasonic’s EVERVOLT Home Battery is SolarReviews #2 best solar battery of 2024. Read to find out why.

Written by Catherine Lane

SolarReviews scoring system to rank solar panel brands

SolarReviews looks at hundreds of data points to rate solar brands, covering diverse factors such as value, quality, and company financial strength.

Written by Catherine Lane

Expert review of sonnen batteries | costs, performance, warranties

Everything you need to know about sonnen batteries, including their technical specifications, pros and cons, and how much they cost.

Written by Catherine Lane

Ford and SunRun partner to seamlessly integrate EVs + solar power

The Ford F-150 Lightning is a powerful new all-electric truck option and, by partnering with SunRun, adding solar power with EV chargers is an easy feat.

Written by Ana Almerini

Solar panels to charge an electric car: everything you need to know

Electric cars and home solar panels are a match made in heaven. Just a few panels on your roof can make all the energy your electric vehicle needs - for life.

Written by Ben Zientara