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Our blog covers the latest trends in home electrification, from news to product launches to tips for lowering your energy usage.

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Introducing EnergySage's brand new logo and visual identity

It is with great excitement that I share the unveiling of EnergySage’s new brand logo and visual identity. This marks a significant milestone in our journey, as we move forward from the logo and visual identity that has served us well for the past 12 years. Today, we celebrate not only a visual transformation but also the expansion of our products and services to accelerate the adoption of clean energy solutions by making research, shopping, and installation simpler and more transparent.

Read more about the transformation

If you've shopped around for a solar panel system, you've probably heard claims of "free solar panels." But are they really free? The answer might surprise you.

Dive into what "free" really means
Mini split vs window comparison

Central air conditioning is the norm across most of the U.S. But for those of us who live in parts of the country where radiator heating reigns, window ACs have been a way of life.  Ductless cooling is the gold standard—but window units are much better than they used to be.

Explore the pros and cons of both
What you need to know about solar leases

If you want to go solar but you aren’t sure how to pay for it, you may be considering leasing your solar panels. Solar leases are a common way to cover the costs of installing a solar energy system, but they also come with some very real downsides that are important to understand.

Learn everything you need to know about solar leases
EnergySage regional installer badges

EnergySage announced the launch of its first-ever Installer of the Year awards. There are more than 500 solar, HVAC, and electrical installers in the EnergySage network, all of whom are vetted with rigorous standards, including national certifications, industry experience, and a history of high-quality service.

The 2024 awards program recognizes installers in the EnergySage Marketplace who consistently exceeded these criteria last year, which included customer satisfaction ratings, years of service, alignment with EnergySage values, and more.

Find out who the 2024 EnergySage Installer of the Year award recipients are
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