24 Aug '12, 1pm

Clean Energy Stimulus? Third-Party-Owned Solar PV Has Added $1 Billion to California’s Economy

Clean Energy Stimulus? Third-Party-Owned Solar PV Has Added $1 Billion to California’s Economy

In addition to clean, renewable, domestically produced energy, third-party-owned solar PV system installations have added more than $1 billion to California’s economy since being introduced in 2007. The number, released Aug. 23 by solar power service provider Sunrun and solar energy industry market data provider PV Solar Report, provides clear evidence of the beneficial impacts government support and private sector investment and innovation for solar energy is having in terms of stimulating the economy, creating jobs, and improving the environment.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/08/24/clean-energy-stimulus...

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