16 Jun '17, 6pm

Woohoo! Nevada @GovSandoval signs bill to restore rooftop #solar market

Woohoo! Nevada @GovSandoval signs bill to restore rooftop #solar market

As promised, Gov. Brian Sandoval, R-Nev., has signed into law a bill to almost fully restore net energy metering (NEM) in Nevada. Solar advocates have praised the legislation, A.B.405, which is expected to revive the state’s struggling rooftop solar market. During the signing ceremony at a Tesla facility on Thursday, the governor sat at a table with a top fashioned from a solar panel. According to a Bloomberg report , Sandoval said, “This bill restores the rooftop solar industry in Nevada by making sure rooftop solar owners are fairly credited for the clean energy they produce.” In late 2015, the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada ruled to significantly reduce NEM buyback rates. Over 2,500 solar jobs were reportedly lost due to the decision, which had caused several installers to leave the state. Pre-existing rooftop customers were eventually grandfathered in as part of...

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