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Middle-income consumers drive solar success: A Torrance-area solar company recently became the leader in residen...

Middle-income consumers drive solar success: A Torrance-area solar company recently became the leader in residen...

Middle-income consumers drive solar success Monday, March 12th 2012 5:12 PM By GetSolar Staff. A Torrance-area solar company recently became the leader in residential sales and job growth among California solar installers, adding 44 new jobs in January and 40 in February. The California Solar Initiative revealed that the strong start to 2012 made Verengo Solar the state's leader in total sales for the two months. The company has also hired 400 workers since 2011 and is expecting to add 400 more by the end of 2012, Randy Bishop, CEO and co-founder of Verengo, told CBS Evening News reporter Bill Whittaker in a recent interview. The solar industry is rapidly increasing with homeowners looking for any way possible to save money. Bishop credits middle-income homeowners with the sudden increase, saying that they once considered a solar installation a luxury that they wouldn't be...

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