03 Jan

Solar PV Array = Privacy Fighter?


In this, the final of our four-part series on smart meters and solar PV arrays …

28 Nov

FUTUREWATCH: Self Powering Homes


At a time when the world is looking for effective alternatives to replace the production …

17 Nov

November 20th: Occupy Rooftops with Solar Day


November 20 is Occupy Rooftops with Solar day. From Kathmandu, Nepal to San Antonio, Texas, …

27 Oct

Active vs. Passive Solar Systems


It’s a sunny, clear, fall day. You get out of bed, pour your coffee, and …

09 Oct

Challenges Faced By Solar Energy Use

The Boston Solar Company

What if you woke up this morning and found that nothing in your house worked?  …

24 Sep

Selling Your Solar House


Do not think for even a minute that the people who buy your house with …

12 Sep

In Focus: Home Energy Monitoring


The increase in demand of energy globally has resulted in development of devices and home …

11 Aug

Top 5 Solar Installation Questions

POCO Solar Energy

Here is the third of three batches of questions we commonly field from consumers interested …

03 Jan

The Home Improvement Tax Credit

Brightstar Solar

Now that we’re in the new year, it’s time to start thinking about yourtaxes.  Did …

16 Nov

‘Home Energy Score ‘ Launched by Obama, DOE

Energy Boom

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Dept. of Energy (DOE) SecretarySteven Chu recently announced the …

11 Nov

Dept of Energy Reveals New Standard for Home Energy Audits


The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) revealed a new program yesterdayintended to show homeowners across the …

08 Nov

Small Electricity Savings At Home Can Have Big Impact

Energy Refuge

Common sense every day actions such as switching off lights,unplugging appliances when not in use, …