Green Buttons and Ham

Last week we announced the launch of our new Energy Awareness Tool for solar homeowners. In this post, I wanted to briefly share a bit about how it works under the covers and how we're leveraging open energy APIs to create innovative energy tools for solar customers. First, what it…

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The All New Solar Energy Awareness Tool

We’re delighted to announce today the launch of our free Energy Awareness Tool for solar homeowners! Tired of manually comparing your utility bills with your solar monitor graphs to figure out how well solar is working for you? You can now easily compare the energy you use from the…

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The missing piece?

Tesla's announcement yesterday of their Powerwall Home Battery storage system has generated a lot of buzz in the solar industry. Tesla has called it the "missing piece" in the clean energy ecosystem, enabling you to store excess solar power generated during the day and use it for charging your electric…

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Solar is Contagious

A new study by researchers at Yale and the University of Connecticut adds more evidence to the theory of how important peer effects are at driving solar adoption. From the abstract: Our empirical estimation demonstrates a strong relationship between adoption and the number of nearby previously installed systems as well…

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Our Story

Pretty Visible is building an eye opening new social resource and online community for solar customers. Our goal is to help homeowners discover and share the power of solar. Here's why we're doing it. There's a revolution afoot in the US power industry. With plummeting prices and easy financing, rooftop…

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