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by Stephen Lacey
February 08, 2017

Solar-plus-storage is a potential sweet spot for customers in a post-net-metering world. But does it also come with a pollution cost? 

This week, we're talking with Dr. Robert Fares about his study on the emissions impact of pairing batteries with solar PV. 

Dr. Fares was the lead author on a study published a couple weeks ago in the journal Nature Energy, called “The Impacts of Storing Solar Energy in the Home to Reduce Reliance on the Utility.” The study looked at what happens to energy consumption and carbon emissions when you add...