Virginia solves coal ash problem, but Dominion Energy customers will pay for it

Virginia solves coal ash problem, but Dominion Energy customers will pay for it

Virginia took steps to solve its coal ash problem earlier this month when Gov. Ralph Northam signed a bill that requires Dominion Energy’s  legacy coal ash ponds to be excavated....
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Net metering of rooftop solar is largely net benefit for all, reports show

Net metering of rooftop solar is largely net benefit for all, reports show

One of the many benefits for homeowners in installing a solar panel system at their home is net metering, which gives solar customers retail price credits on excess energy produced...
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Winter power outages? POWERHOME’s battery solution can help with that

Winter power outages? POWERHOME’s battery solution can help with that

In our northern markets that deal with wintry weather, it’s not hard to find recent stories where thousands of power customers have been without electricity for a time. Any of...
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GUEST BLOG: Could solar at schools change how we power communities?

GUEST BLOG: Could solar at schools change how we power communities?

From time to time, POWERHOME Solar likes to open the floor to guest bloggers as a way of showcasing the public’s interest in solar. Today, we are grateful to welcome...
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POWERHOME Solar has 3 commercials!

POWERHOME Solar has 3 commercials!

It’s the day of the Big Game, when the New England Patriots will be facing the Los Angeles Rams for the championship trophy. We know not all of you will...
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Dominion Energy charging customers for new projects

Dominion Energy charging customers for new projects

Last week in Virginia, state regulators approved plans by Dominion Energy to build two solar plants totaling 240 megawatts, which is good news for clean energy. The interesting aspect is...
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Why pay for clean energy when you can get it yourself?

Why pay for clean energy when you can get it yourself?

Interesting news came out of Virginia last week, with Appalachian Power customers being granted the opportunity to pay a small premium to get all of their electricity from renewable sources...
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Get the most out of your 2019 solar tax credit

Get the most out of your 2019 solar tax credit

One of the best things about installing a solar panel system at your home or business is the opportunity to receive a 30 percent federal tax credit on the system....
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What a year! POWERHOME Solar reflects on 2018’s accomplishments

What a year! POWERHOME Solar reflects on 2018’s accomplishments

2018 was a year of significant growth and achievement for POWERHOME Solar, and when we stopped to think about everything, the list of accomplishments got to be quite long. For...
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