Study: Coal ash contaminating groundwater at 90 percent of monitored U.S. sites

Study: Coal ash contaminating groundwater at 90 percent of monitored U.S. sites

We’ve seen snippets that coal ash ponds across the U.S. are contaminating groundwater. But according to a wide-ranging study of coal ash ponds that are subject to groundwater monitoring, we...
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New DTE Energy increase could be ahead, so why not switch to solar?

New DTE Energy increase could be ahead, so why not switch to solar?

Rate increases are nothing new for electricity customers to bear. DTE Energy customers are no different, and there are a number of groups unhappy about the latest proposed increase, per...
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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: Solar at schools to change the way we power communities

GUEST BLOG: Solar at schools to change the way 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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Solar installer the fastest-growing job in North Carolina, 7 other states

Solar installer the fastest-growing job in North Carolina, 7 other states

The solar industry employs over 250,000 people in the United States, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. The person writing this article is among them, as are all of...
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Survey of Michiganders showcases strong support for solar energy

Survey of Michiganders showcases strong support for solar energy

As a leader in the solar energy industry, POWERHOME Solar knows that attitudes toward renewable energy are changing for the better all the time. We see that validation with the...
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Newest POWERHOME Solar commercial showcases value in renewable energy

Newest POWERHOME Solar commercial showcases value in renewable energy

While much of the U.S. tuned in to watch football on Sunday, POWERHOME Solar further introduced itself in its six-state footprint by airing commercials in a number of its markets...
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DTE asks customers to use less electricity during cold snap. Why not go solar instead?

DTE asks customers to use less electricity during cold snap. Why not go solar instead?

The polar vortex inhabiting much of the Midwest continues to linger, with a thaw-out not expected until the weekend. That has led DTE Energy to call on its customers to...
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DTE to address power line hazards following woman’s electrocution death

DTE to address power line hazards following woman’s electrocution death

The Michigan Public Service Commission recently approved a plan from DTE Energy that will have the utility bolstering its emergency storm response and funding public education efforts regarding the hazards of...
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How POWERHOME’s solar panel battery storage solution works for you

How POWERHOME’s solar panel battery storage solution works for you

Power outages are typical during winter months, as the weight of snow and freezing rain, along with high winds, can wreak havoc on power lines. While power companies do work...
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