The Swell

Here’s How Australia Is Leading The Energy Storage Revolution

Andrew Meyer
Off The Grid
November 11, 2015
Australia is quickly becoming a world leader in solar systems and energy storage like home batteries. Wondering who’s spearheading the spread of battery storage? The answer may surprise you.

Energy Storage For All: Home Batteries Give Low Income Customers Security

Anna Gretz
Home Battery
November 9, 2015
When power outages hit, they hit residents of affordable housing communities especially hard, but power failures could be completely avoided with the use of solar photovoltaics combined with home battery storage.

How Clean Is Clean Energy, Really?

Andrew Meyer
Sustainability
November 5, 2015
We took a deeper look into the dirtier side of clean energy. Here’s what we found.

How To Create Your Own Off Grid Energy Fortress Using A Home Battery

Andrew Meyer
Home Battery
November 1, 2015
Grid-independence is as easy as ever with the growth of energy storage technology like home batteries. Follow these steps, and you too can have the freedom of off-grid energy independence.

Why Having Solar Panels Doesn't Make You "Off The Grid"

Andrew Meyer
Off The Grid
September 28, 2015
You’ve heard of going “off the grid.” A common misconception is that this can be accomplished simply by buying solar panels. In reality, if you don’t have a home solar battery, solar panels make you more connected and dependent on the grid than ever before.