31 Jul '15, 2pm

Solarizing Greece Is a Way Out of Its Financial Crisis

Solarizing Greece Is a Way Out of Its Financial Crisis

Solar power has worked minor miracles for Greece before. In the turbulent decade of the 1970s that saw two major global energy crises, the Greek government offered tax incentives to households for solar water heaters and a national policy was aimed at saving power. That led to hundreds of thousands of households installing solar heaters and significantly reduced energy bills. Equally important, a new industry was born and soon solar heaters became one of Greece’s finest export products. It seemed then that the sun had done its part to help Greece work its way out of a tight spot.

Full article: http://ecowatch.com/2015/07/31/solarizing-greece/

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