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Orlando Becomes 40th City to Commit to 100% Renewable Energy

The Orlando City Commission unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday establishing a goal to move Orlando to 100 percent clean and renewable energy by 2050. Orlando is now the largest city in Florida to make such a commitment and joins a growing movement of more than...

Goodbye, Internal Combustion!

There has been a large association between consumers buying solar for their homes and electric cars. A recent study found that charging your electric car from home can decrease the payoff time of your solar system by 2 to 3 years for the average driver. So as solar...

The Role of Solar Energy Storage

The role of energy storage can be summed up in two words: grid empowerment. No matter how you consider the evolution of distributed energy, it’s clear that this technology will play an integral part in the growth of a clean energy ecosystem for decades to come. At its...

Going 100% Renewable in Alaska

Birds, salmon and energy storage: Going 100-percent renewable in Alaska’s pristine, resilient remote communities. Late last year, the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) posted a fanciful holiday blog about Santa’s microgrid. The piece was, in essence, a hypothetical...

South Miami Mandates Solar Panels

South Miami is set to become the first city in Florida to require owners of new homes to install solar panels, joining San Francisco and two small cities in California as the only local jurisdictions in the United States with similar renewable energy building...

Solar Designs in 4 Easy Graphics

Here at PowerHaus we believe in Simplifying Solar so customers can make informed decision. So, in this blog I want to provide the four basic Solar Design options available and explain where and how they are used. Off Grid Solar – When People talk about going off grid...

Happy Energy Independence Day

Almost 241 years ago, a group of men, representing the people, declared that they would no longer live under the rules of a tyrant. They asserted that from that time forward, they were free to make their own decision in life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness....

Defect From The Electrical Grid

More than 1 million US homes have solar systems installed on their rooftops. Batteries are set to join many of them, giving homeowners the ability to not only generate but also store their electricity on-site. And once that happens, customers can drastically reduce...

China Ran On 100% Renewable Energy

There’s been a lot of scepticism about whether renewable energy can produce all our future energy needs. So last week, a Chinese province went out of their way to show it was possible for the entire region to run solely on green energy. There’s been a lot of...

U.S. Mayors Switch To Renewable Energy

A bipartisan group of mayors from across the country unanimously backed an ambitious commitment for U.S. cities to run entirely on renewable sources such as wind and solar in two decades. As the U.S. Conference of Mayors wrapped up in Miami Beach on Monday, leaders...

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