09 Apr '12, 2pm

Arizona Politics at Odds With Solar and Renewable Industry Progress: In anticipation of its Phoenix Solar Summ...

Arizona Politics at Odds With Solar and Renewable Industry Progress: In anticipation of its Phoenix Solar Summ...

In anticipation of its Phoenix Solar Summit, May 1-2 , GTM continues its look at the Arizona solar industry. Arizona’s solar energy advocates are watching their state's legislature for a possible move to undercut policies of deploying and harvesting perhaps the finest U.S. solar resource . With traditional tax credit incentives under assault at the federal level, the states’ Renewable Energy Standard (RES) is the key policy driving growth in renewables. At current levels, the National Renewable Energy Lab estimated RES-driven generation could be more than 150 million megawatt-hours by 2015, according to an industry report. Arizonans haggled over their RES from 2001 to 2007 before finalizing it, but certain political factions are still assaulting it, recounted Arizona Solar Energy Industry Association (AriSEIA) Executive Director Michael Neary in discussing his group’s effo...

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