California Energy Progress in Six Charts From the CEC

The California Energy Commission approved and released the 2016 Integrated Energy Policy Report Update last week and commented on the report in a blog post. In addition to impressive statistics on California’s energy progress, the report includes several policy recommendations…

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Would Warren Buffett Put Solar Panels on His Roof?

Warren Buffett has made headlines in the last few years regarding his involvement in the solar industry via Berkshire Hathaway’s ownership of MidAmerican Energy (now a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy).  Most notably, the company’s subsidiary NV Energy battled the…

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San Diego Solar Homes Carry a Premium

There have been a number of studies recently to help consumers understand whether solar panels increase home values with the conclusion that solar homes carry a premium to non-solar homes and the premium is approximately equal to the net cost (after…

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