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Considering Musk’s ‘Master Plan’: Why Choice Matters

Pretty much every business page on Wednesday covered Elon Musk’s second “master plan” around a future of sustainable energy. A significant component of that plan calls for combining rooftop solar panels with on-site storage into a single renewable energy package for the home.

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Solar Installers Fuel Energy Storage Industry Growth

While a lot of the media attention about storage has gone to the large-scale projects undertaken in partnership with forward-looking utilities, a great deal of the expansion of the market comes from another source: Solar installers. A large number of our partners are...

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Delivering Energy Bill Savings to Low-Income Families

For consumers, one of the major benefits of storage technology is driving down their energy bills, alone or in combination with renewable generation like rooftop solar. That’s why we’ve seen an increasing number of homeowners invest in the technology, either on their...

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The True Value of Intelligent Storage

Because the lion’s share of storage projects to date involve rooftop solar, it’s easy to think of storage as an extension of a PV installation. That has many people in the industry and in the media calculating the value of storage in terms of its ability to capture...

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Predictive Analytics Drive Value on Both Sides of the Meter

As Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) proliferate, utilities face increased demands to reduce the stress those installations can place on the grid. At the same time, consumer adoption is driven largely by the promise of realizing bill savings by generating their own...

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