We all know how important water is. 70% of the Earth is covered by it. Our bodies are mostly water, too, and we can’t survive for more than a few days without it.
Solar power is a great way to help you save money on energy, but it’s also a great way to help protect the environment. Going solar empowers families and businesses to make a concrete positive impact on the planet, by curbing climate change and safeguarding precious water and air resources.
Just over a month ago, Tesla made a proposal to purchase SolarCity and today we are announcing that the two companies have reached an agreement to combine, creating the world’s only vertically integrated sustainable energy company.
The electric grid is changing faster than ever. With the rise of renewables and other technologies, energy is getting cleaner, more affordable, and more reliable. That said, understanding the inner workings of the power grid – voltage, distribution networks, substations, inverters, you name it – can get pretty complicated, pretty fast.
July 4th marks our country’s 240th trip around the sun. It also marks SolarCity’s 10th anniversary. Our company was founded on July 4th, 2006 by Lyndon and Peter Rive. It’s developed over the course of the last decade to become the country’s number one provider of rooftop solar.
What’s the impact of installing more than 8 million solar panels across America?