27 Jul '13, 5pm

Electric Utilities Now Fighting Home Solar As Threat To Their Business

The counter-argument? Customers who no longer pay for electricity no longer pay for upkeep of the current system--moving cost to other consumers. It's a situation which goes back to the root of the utility companies' problems: Customers fed up of paying extra for their electricity will likely move to solar themselves, accelerating rooftop solar use and leaving major utilities with fewer and fewer customers.

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