Want to Go Solar? Do It as a Community

With recent innovations like Tesla’s solar shingles, the future of solar-powered living is looking bright. Still, supplying homes and businesses with affordable solar power is a complex undertaking. ... ProjectEconomics is housed in the Urban Future Lab [at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering], “New York City’s hub for smart cities, clean energy, and smart grid technology,” according to the lab’s website. Eighteen other compasnies are part of the collective—many of these companies have also received financial support from the Department of Energy, according to Dahnke.

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