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Environmental impact EVs

Environmental impact of electric vehicles vs. gas cars

Electric car sales continue to break records each month. Electric cars now make up 4.5 percent of all vehicles sold in the U.S. with California making up the largest amount.  If you choose to purchase an electric car, you’ll likely receive some tax credits, rebates, and incentives (some from the Inflation Reduction Act), and you’ll help the environment while not needing to worry about fluctuating gas prices. However, electric cars, also known as electric vehicles or EVs, have received criticism over the years because their carbon footprint isn’t zero. In this article, we’ll explain the environmental impact of electric cars, including both all-electric vehicles (AEVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs)  compared to traditional gas-powered vehicles. 

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How to avoid bad solar

LDSreliance shares how to avoid bad solar installations

We love hearing the many success stories and reading the five-star reviews from our EnergySage customers who go solar and save a ton of money on electricity bills! But, just like with any industry, there’s not a 100 percent success rate. One of the most important things you can do is find a trusted solar installer in your area so you don’t end up with solar panels that aren’t performing ideally. Check out this video from LDSreliance to learn how to avoid issues when going solar. (Spoiler alert: using EnergySage to get pre-vetted installers and easily compare quotes is one of the ways to go solar the right way!)

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transport evolved and evs

Electric vehicles and the Inflation Reduction Act: Transport Evolved breaks down what you should know

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) has a huge number of clean energy and clean transportation focused components to it. Watch Kate from Transport Evolved share some highlights of the recently passed IRA and specifically how it will impact buying an electric vehicle (EV) in the U.S.

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EVs and solar

Video from Transport Evolved: why solar and electric vehicles go well together

Looking to power your home and vehicle with clean energy, while saving money? Whether you’ve already made the switch to driving electric or are considering an electric vehicle (EV) for your next vehicle purchase, Nikki from Transport Evolved shares some reasons that solar panels are a good companion to EVs. 

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Solar video

Going solar, power outages, electric vehicles, and more with Our Ludicrous Future

In Our Ludicrous Future, a video podcast, Tim Dodd, Joe Scott, and Ben Sullins discuss exciting new technology hitting the clean energy industry. In this episode, you’ll learn about technology spanning across solar, battery storage, electric vehicles (EVs), and energy independence. In this article, we’ll explain some of the highlights of what you’ll see (and hear) in this episode.

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