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Our blog covers the latest trends in home electrification, from news to product launches to tips for lowering your energy usage.

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Net metering is one of the most important solar incentives and keeps your electric bills low, or even zero with solar panels. In 2023, four states besides California made major modifications to their net metering policies that lower compensation rates. Five more could make big changes this year.

Here are the states we're watching in 2024.
myths about electric vehicles

Electric vehicles (EVs) have fast-tracked their way from futuristic novelties to reliable and cost-effective options for many consumers in the last decade or so. Contrary to popular belief, EVs can benefit the environment, air quality, your wallet, and even the electric grid. We’re here to debunk common EV misconceptions, offer a realistic idea of EV feasibility, and help reveal the true potential of EVs.

Uncover the truth from the rumors on EVs.
SunPower solar panels on a roof

Choosing the best solar panel can feel overwhelming, but it's easier than you might think. If you select a quality solar installer, in most cases they'll install quality solar panels. We reviewed hundreds of solar panel models and found that five brands stand out.

Explore the best solar panels for your home.

Skeptics claim that heat pumps—a super-efficient, all-electric heating and cooling tech—can’t work if your home doesn't already have top-quality insulation. We explore the beneficial relationship between heat pumps and insulation.

Maximize your savings and comfort.

Heat pumps are the best way to start heating and cooling your home with cleaner energy—even in places with cold winters. But they are expensive. So if you’re determined to make the switch but aren’t sure what to make of a sky-high quote, here’s what you can do about it.

Discover cost-effective ways to make the switch.
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