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The EnergySage data team is excited to present the 18th edition of the EnergySage Intel: Solar & Storage Marketplace Report, covering the twelve months from January 2023 through December 2023. It delves into pricing trends, equipment preferences, Marketplace shares, and financing terms within the residential solar and storage marketplaces on EnergySage.

Explore the report's key findings.

With continuously improving ranges, lower prices, and incentives, more people are switching to electric vehicles (EVs). Charging an EV is usually cheaper than fueling a gas-powered car, but the experience of charging your electric vehicle is different than simply pulling up to the pump.

Read how EV charge times vary based on multiple factors.
REC solar panels on a roof

Net metering is one of the most important solar incentives and keeps your electric bills low, or even zero with solar panels. In 2023, four states besides California made major modifications to their net metering policies that lower compensation rates. Five more could make big changes this year.

Here are the states we're watching in 2024.
myths about electric vehicles

Electric vehicles (EVs) have fast-tracked their way from futuristic novelties to reliable and cost-effective options for many consumers in the last decade or so. Contrary to popular belief, EVs can benefit the environment, air quality, your wallet, and even the electric grid. We’re here to debunk common EV misconceptions, offer a realistic idea of EV feasibility, and help reveal the true potential of EVs.

Uncover the truth from the rumors on EVs.
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Choosing the best solar panel can feel overwhelming, but it's easier than you might think. If you select a quality solar installer, in most cases they'll install quality solar panels. We reviewed hundreds of solar panel models and found that five brands stand out.

Explore the best solar panels for your home.
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