Elan Home Automation Controls Tesla Powerwall, Koi Pond, More in Stunning Showroom

Spectacular Portuguese home serves as Sparks Custom Electronics showroom, with automated Tesla power-storage system, infinity pool, koi pond, audio, video and more, controlled with an Elan home automation system.

Jan 31, 2019

Elon Musk’s Puerto Rico Power Grid Plan Could Affect U.S. Homes

Tesla's Elon Musk wants to supply the island of Puerto Rico with an entirely new power grid following the devastating Hurricane Irma. What are the implications for mainland U.S. homes?

Oct 12, 2017

Is Tesla Powerwall a Good Investment?

Total costs for Elon Musk’s Tesla Powerwall with solar panels can run between $14K and $23K fully installed. Is it worth it for your clients?

Oct 09, 2017

Tesla Solar Roof: Calculating ROI for Your Clients

NYC integrator Cloud9 Smart Home does the math with clients regarding investing in a $21.85-per-square-foot Tesla Solar Roof.

May 30, 2017

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Tesla Model X Acts as Operational ‘Office’ for Integrator

Jeff Kesterson of Nightwatch Security & Telephone controls lighting, security, locks and HVAC via 17-inch touchscreen inside Tesla Model X automobile.

May 11, 2017

Time to Ditch 120V AC? How a Low-Voltage, DC-Powered Home Might Work

Has the 240/120V AC residential infrastructure outlived its usefulness? Inspired by Tesla Powerwall, an industry veteran explains how we could get to the the old 'Smart House' vision of a low voltage, DC-powered home.

Nov 23, 2015