On the morning of August 7, the media world was rocked with a Tweet from Tesla CEO, Elon Musk that read: “Am considering taking Tesla private at $420. Funding secured.” To understand the severity of this comment, let’s start by quickly breaking down the difference between public and private companies. Public vs. Private A public … Read More
Author: Lauren Witte
What Does Conscious Consumerism Mean in 2018?
When I started doing research for this article, I did not anticipate much criticism; but alas, it is 2018 and conscious consumerism is officially a subject of debate among our fellow tree-hugging brethren. What could possibly be dividing people intrinsically motivated to save our environment in the context of making socially-conscious purchasing decisions? First, let’s … Read More
Should I Stay or Go: Portable Solar Panels or Removable
Portable Solar Panels: vs. Removable Solar Panels The accessibility of solar energy has increased astronomically in the past decade thanks to the introduction of portable solar panels and removable solar panels. Campers, students, and anyone with access to sunlight can easily generate free electricity by using these devices. Considering making the move to solar? Here … Read More
Can Renting & Solar Panels Mix? Solar Panels for Renters
There are many reasons individuals across the globe are choosing to ‘go solar’ by installing panels. The most popular include decreasing your energy usage, which helps the planet, and decreasing energy costs, which helps your wallet. While the era of covering roofs in panels for a huge tax incentive has slowed—evident by rampant bankruptcies across … Read More