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Final Days of the Full 30% Solar + Storage Tax Credit: Act Now to Maximize Daily Energy Savings and Power Security

2019: The Last Year to Access the Full 30% ITC Since its inception in 2005, the federal solar investment tax credit (ITC) has enabled homeowners and businesses to save thousands of dollars on their solar+storage systems across the U.S. However, lawmakers have established a “step-down” schedule to drop the tax credit for business to a permanent 10 percent, and phase out the residential credit entirely by 2022. Current and future solar energy system owners only have until December 31, 2019 to...
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Before (lead acid batteries) and after (SimpliPhi batteries).

Replacing Lead Acid Batteries with LFP: A Guide for Homeowners

Installation expert weighs: advantages of replacing lead acid batteries with lithium iron phosphate (LFP) for safer, reliable & maintenance-free off-grid power.
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Renewable Energy is Vital for National Security and Financial Stability

Renewable Energy is Vital for National Security and Financial Stability
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SimpliPhi IQ Installer Spotlight: West Coast Sustainables

Having lived off grid on solar+storage for 5 years now, Jason Andrade, the owner of West Coast Sustainables, walks the walk.
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CSLB Vote Threatens California’s Solar Industry

Limiting solar+storage and other energy storage system installation to C-10 licensed electricians puts entire industry at risk.
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A Tipping Point – Our Energy, Investments and Future

Evidence shows unsubsidized renewable energy generation coupled with energy storage is more cost-efficient than heavily subsidized fossil fuels.
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Choosing the Safest Emergency Power to Get You Through a Wildfire, Earthquake or Superstorm

A safety guide to help consumers shop for back-up power solutions for hurricanes, wildfires, earthquakes, tornadoes and other emergency scenarios.
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Lithium Ion Energy Storage Battery Buyers’ Guide

Even though they are referred to generically as one class of battery, not all lithium ion batteries are the same when it comes to safety, performance and reliability.
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Heat Wave Blackouts Emphasize Need for Emergency Power Solutions

Blackouts in 16 states signal need to provide uninterrupted power when the grid goes down using energy storage, renewable generation and microgrids.
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Tech Tips: Solar + PHI Batteries

Add PHI batteries to grid tied PV systems to mitigate high utility rates and deliver back-up power when the grid goes down.
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