The Swell

Batteries Becoming Increasingly Central To So Cal Energy Grid

Andrew Meyer
Energy
June 1, 2016
L.A. Times Ivan Penn covers the increased focus of local energy regulators on energy storage to help relieve strain on the SoCal grid.

Breaking: California’s Home Battery Program (Sgip) Now Useful To Homeowners

Andrew Meyer
Energy
May 24, 2016
California's Home Battery Program has just received an overhaul from the CPUC, which will make the program more accessible than ever to California homeowners.

Why A Distributed Energy Grid Is A Better Energy Grid

Andrew Meyer
Off-The-Grid
May 20, 2016
For over a century, the structure of the electric energy network has remained largely unchanged, revolving around a centralized system of electricity generation, storage, and distribution. Now, a hundred years later, many are calling on an overhaul of the entire energy infrastructure.

Can You Store Energy From Solar Panels?

Andrew Meyer
Home Battery
May 3, 2016
Can you store energy from solar panels? YES. With solar batteries, you get to keep the electricity your solar panels generated. You also get to maintain the value of that electricity.

Everything You Need To Know About Solar Batteries

Anna Gretz
Home Battery
April 20, 2016
By now, you’ve probably heard about solar batteries. Now, it’s time to hear everything.