31 Jul '13, 2am

Solar Power May Not Be As Expensive As You Think

If misconceptions such as cost or locale have kept you from embracing solar power, you may want to take a second look. Photo: Shutterstock If worries about cost have kept you from embracing solar power, we have some pretty awesome news: Going solar may be less expensive than you think, and a group of tech-loving entrepreneurs is out to prove it to the nation. “At this point, in 14 states plus the District of Columbia, solar is simply cheaper, cleaner power in any possible configuration,” says David Levine, CEO and founder of Geostellar , a web-based modeling tool that shows how much every home in America would save by going solar. “In the rest of the country, with a little bit of work, it’s certainly still cleaner and it’s just as cheap.” Check out this list of busted solar myths to see if going solar is right for your home and budget. With the potential to shrink carbon e...

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