December 12, 2018 | Renewablue

TESLA: A Look at the Solar Shingle

Tesla’s new solar shingle is quite possibly the sexiest thing in renewable energy and the future of our homes. “The goal is… to have solar roofs that look better than a normal roof, generate electricity, last longer, have better insulation and actually have an installed cost that is less than a normal roof plus the […]

James Mitchell Energy Efficiency, News, Renewable Energy, Solar

The Most Common Energy Efficiency Update

The most common update to an existing home is air sealing and insulation. So, what is is air sealing? Imagine this…. It’s winter and you’re on top of a mountain in Colorado, and it’s windy. But you’ve come prepared wearing a big ole North Face puffy coat! But the coat does not have a zipper. […]

James Mitchell Energy Efficiency, Green Education, News

Will Solar Increase My Home’s Value?

Does it pay off? Yes, absolutely! Studies have found that solar photo-voltaic panels will increase the value of your home. Home buyers are “consistently willing to pay PV home premiums.” How much they will spend depends on a variety of factors. Climate, location, local adoption, panel performance, panel age, and your ability to show the […]

James Mitchell Green Education, News, Renewable Energy, Solar