Solar Roof Tiles vs. Solar Panels Explained

Tesla Solar Roof Tiles

Solar roof tiles are a relatively recent development, stirring the curiosity of many homeowners considering solar installations.

These solar tiles can also be integrated and used along with traditional roofing material, and are hence considered a “building-integrated photovoltaic” (BIPV) system. This is different from solar panels, which are installed on an existing roof.

Home Solar Battery: A Simple Solution For Clean Energy

Home Battery Backup System

It seems ironic that essential services are often provided to people at a high cost. Although this is the 21st century, water and electricity still cannot be taken for granted, even if you live in an economically advanced country.

As this tongue-in-cheek quote aptly puts it, “The electric bill won't give you a fright, if only you remember to turn off the light.” Yes, if only!

Energy Storage Technology Improvements Effects On Clean Power Adoption

Tesla Powerwall setup

Solar and wind power technologies rely on natural resources, and therein lies the renewable energy industry’s blessing and bane. If sunlight and wind are free and infinite, they are also inconsistent resources subject to the climate and weather vagaries.

Queensland power provider launches country's first solar battery trial with U.S.-made systems

A government-owned energy company in Queensland, Australia — a country with one of the highest rates of household solar energy use in the world — launched a year-long trial Monday of two U.S.-made solar battery storage systems as part of an investigation into how the company can reward users less reliant on its grid system.