The future of the green home industry is the self-sufficient smart home. By means of solar capabilities and stored battery power, the smart home is looking promising. Builders are looking at smart appliances, LED lights and other sustainable technology to achieve this goal of houses generating their own electricity.
According to AXIOS, “Some of those resilience items will probably be very custom in the first years they’re out,” says Adam Hotchkiss, vice president of product at Plume Design. “And then they’ll start to become more ubiquitous as technology emerges.”