08 Jun '11, 4pm

It's back! @SenatorSanders reintroduces the 10 Million #Solar Roofs Bill

It's back! @SenatorSanders reintroduces the 10 Million #Solar Roofs Bill

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., have introduced the 10 Million Solar Roofs Act of 2011, which is designed to lower the cost of solar power and put the U.S. on track to install 10 million solar systems on homes and businesses by 2020. Sanders and Boozman are the chairman and ranking member, respectively, of the Senate Green Jobs and New Economy Subcommittee. They were joined in introducing the solar legislation by Sen. Jeff Bingaman, the chairman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sanders originally introduced the legislation last year. "This legislation will make it more affordable for families and businesses to install solar, by helping communities reduce the costs associated with solar energy permitting," Sanders said . "As we lower the cost of solar energy and increase our use of solar, we can create hundreds of thousands of good-p...

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