Where’s the Juice

Tom Schumacher, Housing and Safety Signals Team

How do you keep the lights on during the next big power outage? The answer might be right in your refrigerator. Factors converging in the direction of distributed energy storage might one day make your home more energy resilient. Batteries are taking centerstage in this transition, and advances in battery technology are making the scenario more feasible. Read about whole-house batteries.

Thriving Neighborhoods

Fr. Paul Demuth, Housing and Safety Team

We constantly hear of the increased need for housing. At the same time, office and business space sits empty or half-used. Then, from an isolated, cost prohibitive lifestyle comes an affordable, inclusive living space that used to be a shopping mall  Read about this housing match made in heaven.