14 Nov '17, 12pm

Low-Priced Renewables Driving Change At US Utility Companies

Low-Priced Renewables Driving Change At US Utility Companies

The economics of the transition to renewables are interesting. Federal tax credits available to the utility companies if they switch to renewable energy are a significant factor. Those credits are due to expire in 2020. Although, the current so-called tax reform proposals being considered by the US Congress could terminate the credits sooner. The Trump administration could also rock the solar energy industry if it imposes significant tariffs on solar cells as a result of the recent recommendations of the International Trade Commission.

Full article: https://cleantechnica.com/2017/11/14/low-priced-renewable...

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