California pilots $4m smart energy homes project

A $4 million (£2.6m) smart energy homes pilot project has been launched in California. Around 50 householders will have solar, storage, controllable thermostats and smart inverters installed in their homes. The project, which was awarded $2 million (£1.3m) by the California Energy Commission, is a partnership between SolarCity and SunSpec Alliance and Southern California Edison. […]