An overview of the case that home batteries are just as important as solar panels in terms of lowering our collective carbon footprint.
For those who want a little overview of how the modern American Electrical Grid works.
We continue on our journey from the electrical plant to your outlet.
We review constant vs intermittent power, and capacity vs generation.
We look at daily patterns of electrical usage and put it all together.
A brief look at what it will take to take to make most of our electricity from renewable sources.
A look at how Solar electricity interacts with the Grid in Fall / Winter / Spring
We look at how Solar integrates with the grid during Summertime.
What kind of demand curves do Utilities dream of?
How electricity is generated in each state.
We compare an all Nat Gas to an all Coal grid
An look at the system in our home.
We look at the waste due to power plant cycling.
What is the max amount of Solar that the grid could handle without batteries?
We finally get to the point of this whole website.
Where to forget about a Home Battery... for now
Why if install Solar Panels in CA, you should install a Home Battery too.
Let's talk Hawaii.
Why I bought a Home Battery in Ohio.
What different things can a home battery do?