11 Nov '11, 10am

Jump Starting the Solar Economy Means Bringing Solar to Every Home, One

Jump Starting the Solar Economy Means Bringing Solar to Every Home, One

Tweet The untapped potential for rooftop solar in Brooklyn, NY. By Daniel S. Hafetz, Esq. Solar power, a long promoted antidote to the looming perfect storm of energy, environmental and economic crises, has been getting a drubbing in the press recently. Since Solyndra shuttered its doors in early September, many critics have asked whether the government should be “picking winners” through programs like low-interest loans to manufacturers of solar panels like Solyndra, and whether solar energy will (ever) be a source of green jobs. Whether they are manufactured by companies in the US, Europe or China, solar panels will be a part of America’s future energy diet. That is because the technology is a cost-effective and renewable energy source, capable of delivering direct savings to every household. If every home in the US had a medium sized solar photovoltaic (solar pv) system...

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