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How Much Longer Until Solar Eliminates the Utilities?

August 14, 2014 by Sarah Battaglia
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If you’re thinking of packing up the kids and moving to Hawaii, you better consider this one drawback: energy is very expensive! Since Hawaii must pay to import oil to power its electric grid, customers are left paying more. Most are turning to rooftop solar as a way to alleviate the financial burden.[read more]

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Will Utilities Heed The Grid Defection Alarm?

May 21, 2014 by Silvio Marcacci
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Utilities and Grid Defection

Defections happen when economic and political situations make the risk of leaving one system behind for another worthwhile: Think East Germany to Western Europe during the Cold War, or Cuba to America in today’s era of baseball.[read more]