The first step in moving away completely from fossil fuels, beyond simply switching to electric vehicles is to manage the energy that use today, and to implement procedures and technologies to reduce it. It will far easier to replace electricity made from coal or natural gas combustion with wind or solar electricity if we reduce how much we need.
Tesla Corporation is right now bringing to the commercial and domestic market home electricity storage systems that are meant to compliment solar panels. In fact Tesla is also revolutionizing the residential solar power industry with solar shingles that look as good ( better?) than conventional shingles.
When you start looking at adding renewable energy to your home or business, be it wind, solar or even just buying renewable power from the utilities, the cost will be determined by the amount of energy you need. The first step therefore should be to reduce your demand for energy before you go shopping for renewable energy. Read more When To Add Solar PV Technology To A Home Or Business ›
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