Nevada University Solar Decathalon Design 2017

Major Nevada University Solar Decathalon Design Team.

In sharp contrast to the battle with the electric utilities in Nevada, students from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas know exactly what the future of home design needs to be. Their entree into this years DOE Solar Decathalon features innovations in climate control, lighting and energy efficiency. Read more Nevada University Solar Decathalon Design 2017

Nevada Residents Fight For Home Solar Energy Net Metering Rights

Nevada Residents Fight For Home Solar Energy Net Metering Rights

As home solar energy continues to improve and reduce in price, homeowners are beginning to take a serious look at planning an investment for themselves. Add to this the ability to store energy in a cost effective manor such as the Tesla Power Wall system or may others and consumers will soon be able to afford to be completely off-grid. Read more Nevada Residents Fight For Home Solar Energy Net Metering Rights

How Long Does A Home Solar Energy System Last?

How Long Does A Home Solar Energy System Last?

Relying on Your Home Solar Energy System.

When it comes to residential solar photovoltaic ( PV ) systems, homeowners have an expectation that their installation will continue to provide clean electricity for many many years. In fact they are counting on it, as the very cost justification is based on a certain long life.   Read more How Long Does A Home Solar Energy System Last?

Moving From Coal To Clean Electricity

Moving From Coal To Clean Electricity

Making Truly Clean Electricity.

There is nothing at all clean about the electricity made from the burning of coal. Period. Regardless of what some bought and paid for politicians will say, this is the scientific reality of burning any fossil fuel. The oxidation of hydrocarbons ( burning ) always produces CO2. Read more Moving From Coal To Clean Electricity

Next Generation Energy Storage Technology

Next Generation Energy Storage Technology

The Future Belongs To Energy Storage Technology.

Lithium ion batteries are today about a 15 to 20 billion dollar market. The majority of these batteries are used in consumer electronics like phones, laptops and tablets. Electric vehicles and home energy storage are new players to the lithium ion battery market and the demand is just starting. Read more Next Generation Energy Storage Technology