Author Archives: Jenny Kim

Your Guide to the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP)

Smart Grid Interoperability Panel

If you’re looking for information on smart grid standards, this Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) guide by Green Building Elements is a perfect place to start. SGIP is a public-private partnership created to develop and promote voluntary consensus standards for the smart grid. What Is the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel? The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel…

11 Tips for Living Without Electricity (Survive & Thrive Off-Grid)

Living Without Electricity

The need to live without electricity isn’t easy for many people. Understanding how to create energy, store food and water, and stay warm can be daunting. But it’s not impossible. This article will offer tips to help you get started on your journey to off-grid living. 1. Stock Up on Essential Items Off-grid living can…

Tesla Solar Roof Review – Legitimate Hype? Or Overpriced Ripoff?

tesla solar roof review

What Is a Tesla Solar Roof? Tesla’s Solar Roof has taken solar panels, the popular alternative energy provider, and specially crafted them to work as an effective roofing material. To better understand, we start with the solar-energy aspect. Solar panel systems are often referred to as Photovoltaic (PV) systems. The technology utilizes sunlight, but not…

What Is A Solar Inverter?

What is A Solar Inverter

If you are considering installing solar panels, or want to upgrade your solar system equipment, solar inverters are definitely something to look into. Solar power inverters are just as important as solar panels, as they convert the electricity created by solar panels into electricity that can power your appliances and lighting, as well as all…