You need an inverter to use electricity from your solar panels. Here’s what you need to know when you’re shopping.
Oct. 9, 2022 8:00 p.m. PT
Solar panels are an investment that returns long-term savings, enjoys a generous tax credit from the government and can provide you with reliable clean energy for years. And while solar adoption is on the rise, if you don’t know how a solar panel system works, you’re likely not alone. Before you shop, though, it’s a good idea to brush up on some of the basics: solar panel types, net metering and, maybe, home backup batteries……………………………