Tesla’s Market Value Overtakes Exxon In Historic Paradigm Shift [TSLA > XOM]

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 17:35:08 +0000

An energy paradigm shift is underway. According to Bloomberg, “Tesla Inc.’s market value has surpassed Exxon Mobil Corp.’s in a sign that investors are increasingly betting on a global energy transition away from fossil fuels.” Bloomberg touted the turning point as a “symbolic energy shift” that could signify a seismic transformation taking place in the sector

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7 Bonus Solar + Storage Stories — Sonnen, Sunrun, Stem …

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 17:12:04 +0000

There’s only so much time in the day — a lesson I seem intent on not learning. We’ve published many solar energy articles in the past month and many energy storage articles, but here are 7 more solar plus storage (solar+storage) articles we just couldn’t dedicate full articles to

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The Sense Solar Home Energy Monitor Is Like An X-Ray For Your Home Electrical System — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 02:50:24 +0000

After the climate change-fueled wildfire season of 2017 gobbled up our home, we rebuilt our home the right way, with rooftop solar, energy storage, and no fossil fuels piped to the house. For our new fully electric home, I was eager to understand what appliances were energy hogs and by how much. Having just talked with Sense CEO Mike Phillips about their solution, a review was the obvious next step and it was right on time

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Your Home Battery Can Be Part Of A Virtual Power Plant In California

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 21 Jun 2020 17:28:24 +0000

Sunrun pulls in customers with a catchy truth about the unpredictability of life, and electricity. To be sure that your house stays alive with power, even if the grid goes down, Sunrun’s rechargeable solar battery systems are one solution. They can make sure your home’s power stays stable and reliable, which we mostly take for granted but can become a problem if you’re struck by a hurricane in Florida or wildfire-related outages in California

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$7,000 Annual Savings In Australia Driving On Sunshine!

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 23:06:27 +0000

Global solar inverter company SolarEdge recognizes the fertile chance of integration with electric vehicles, and manifesting the potential of combined solar energy monitoring and EV charge scheduling to help homeowners maximize energy usage

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Heat Pump Water Heaters — Game Changers In Efficiency

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 02:00:20 +0000

On the journey to making our homes money savers and climate champions, water heating has always been a stumbling block. While there are easy ways to use hot water efficiently (like the low-flow shower heads we featured in this Go Zero Hack), it’s a challenge to heat water without polluting

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Tesla Updates Powerwall Software For Easier EV Charging During A Blackout

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 14:25:20 +0000

Tesla Powerwall appTesla has updated its Powerwall app to allow direct control of how much stored energy is devoted to charging a car and how much is reserved go power a home.

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Tesla Updates Powerwall Software For Easier EV Changing During A Blackout

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 14:25:20 +0000

Tesla Powerwall appTesla has updated its Powerwall app to allow direct control of how much stored energy is devoted to charging a car and how much is reserved go power a home.

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Honda Is Giving Batteries From Old EVs A Second Life

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 15:17:17 +0000

Honda is expanding its partnership with European recycling specialists SNAM, which will collect used batteries from Honda dealers in 22 countries and prepare them for a second life as electrical storage systems for homes or businesses

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Shelter-At-Home Project: DIY LED Lighting Upgrade

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 18:22:49 +0000

The coronavirus outbreak has forced many into an unplanned staycation at home for several weeks already and no end date is in sight. One can only spend so much time on Netflix, YouTube, Duolingo, and Khan Academy before looking for more exciting projects to tackle. Upgrading to LED light bulbs is one such upgrade that offers not only energy savings every month, but more control over the type of lighting being provided and a more pleasing aesthetic. Curious? Let’s jump in

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