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Tesla’s Powerwall: an expensive option

Tesla’s new Powerwall, a home battery, has been widely reported in the media, and once again Elon Musk has spearheaded a very attractive product. In its press kit, Tesla touts the Powerwall for residential load shifting, backup, and storage of … Continue reading

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EV Charging at the Mall: Sensible or Publicity?

A recent article in Forbes, “Simon Says ‘Charge Your EV at the Mall,’” highlights the combined use of solar panels, battery storage, and electric vehicle charging equipment in an “integrated charging station” at a mall in Carmel, Indiana. It may … Continue reading

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Renewable Energy Roundup & Green Living Fair

The 12th annual Renewable Energy Roundup & Green Living Fair runs Sept. 29-30 in Market Square, Fredericksburg, TX. Rain or shine. The schedule includes technical talks as well as family fun activities and a solar car race. Speakers range from … Continue reading

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