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High Performance Plus Solar

For reducing dependence on fossil fuels, solar is everyone’s darling, but when it comes to using it as a trade-off for a high-performance envelope, it…


2017 National Electrical Code Changes

New NFPA 70: National Electrical Code changes affect off-grid energy solutions such as energy storage systems. Jesse Roman writes from the National Fire Protection Association…


DOE Amps Up Its Solar Game

Two recent moves by DOE position it as a push-pull force for solar adoption. The Department of Energy made two solar-related announcements this week that…