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Three chemistry flasks in green, orange, and purple with the words "Comparing Solar Battery Chemistry" in matching colors.
SolarUnderstanding Solar Battery Chemistry: A ComparisonA battery chemistry comparison of each of the leading solar battery storage options, looking at the pros and cons in terms of capacity, lifespan, and cost.
January 4, 2022
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A red brick home with rooftop solar panels sits on green grass with the words "Lease vs Buy" on the right-hand side of the image.
SolarLeasing vs Buying Solar Panels: What You Need to KnowBenefits and drawbacks of buying vs leasing solar power, comparing the pros and cons of solar lease and PPA, and the advantages and disadvantages of ownership.
December 27, 2021
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Home solar battery on a blue background with "Battery Storage Tax Credits" written in text next to it.
FinanceCan I Get Battery Storage Tax Credits?When paired with solar energy, most home battery storage is eligible for the solar tax credit, and may also be eligible for state and utility incentives.
December 23, 2021
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Person standing up with a canvas bag holding vegetables and featuring the words "Tips For Eco-Friendly Shopping" on the side.
Environment9 Tips for Eco-Friendly ShoppingFollow these 9 eco-friendly shopping tips to lower your carbon footprint, help the environment, and support more ethical and sustainable consumption.
December 22, 2021
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Various symbols representing the difference between green, clean, and renewable energy.
Clean EnergyWhat's The Difference Between Green, Clean, and Renewable Energy?Similarities and differences between green energy, clean energy, and renewable energy. How their creation, renewal, and impact make them eco-friendly.
December 17, 2021
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Solar Incentives in California
FinanceYour Guide to California Solar Incentives in 2022Learn more about the available solar incentives, tax credits, and rebate programs in California that can lower the cost of your solar panel system.
December 16, 2021
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Image of clouds blocking the sun near a blue home with rooftop solar power, showing that solar panels work on cloudy days.
SolarDo Solar Panels Work on Cloudy Days?The impact of cloud cover on solar energy production, how well solar panels work on cloudy days, and what happens to solar power during bad weather.
December 14, 2021
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Illustration of how carbon offsets work, with carbon dioxide producers on the left and ways to offset that carbon dioxide production on the right.
EnvironmentWhat Are Carbon Offsets?How carbon offsets work, how they're created, how to buy and sell them, the pros and cons, their official definition, and how they reduce greenhouse gases.
December 13, 2021
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Model of a home, wrapped in a red scarf and wearing a gray hat with a pink puff ball, representing a home that's using winter energy saving tips to be more energy efficient.
Energy Efficiency13 Wonderful Winter Energy Saving Tips13 easy ways to lower your energy consumption and electricity bills this winter, while increasing your home's energy efficiency.
December 13, 2021
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