Our review of Tesla’s Q1 earnings.
Category Archives: Renewable Energy
The best green energy additions to your home
If you want to invest in your house to save money and carbon dioxide, here are our top 4 options.
An update on solar production after a tough winter.
We await tomorrow’s DOE results on fusion
Tomorrow, the Department of Energy will release results of a fusion experiment creating more energy than consumed, a world first.
Our house is now a 30 MWh a year solar powerhouse
Our second set of SunPower solar panels turns our house into an energy producing miniature powerhouse.
Inflation Reduction Act – residential credits
Some of the home improvements you can make and save money through the Inflation Reduction Act
The House passes the Inflation Reduction Act
A quick summary of the historic Inflation Reduction Act that the US House has passed this week.
Expanding our solar panels
We were fortunate to escape the Texas heat and drought for a month. Our electricity needs were minimal, with the house AC set to 78° F (25.5°C). Even with only the AC running, our solar production was eclipsed by running the AC through the night. This is due to high night time temperatures. The currentContinue reading “Expanding our solar panels”
SoFi raises savings rate to 1.8%
Quick update. Thanks for your patience as I was out of country for a month seeing relatives. SoFi has boosted their checking and savings rates to 1.8%. I look for other banks to match them. If someone offers better on either let me know. It’s a small amount, especially as loans rates increase for mortgages,Continue reading “SoFi raises savings rate to 1.8%”
Update1: How would you build a sustainable, affordable house?
Update #1 on how to build a sustainable, affordable house. Lots of changes to rooms and exterior elements to reduce cost.