18 Aug '17, 5pm

In Wake Of Nuclear Debacle, Poll Shows S.C. Voters Want More Solar - Solar Industry

As the state grapples with a highly publicized debacle after two South Carolina utilities abandoned a nuclear power plant project, a new poll has found that more than two-thirds of South Carolina voters believe the state should rely more on solar energy to generate electric power, while substantially fewer voters believe that the state should become more reliant on sources like coal and nuclear power. Conducted by The Tarrance Group and commissioned by the Palmetto Conservative Solar Coalition (PCSC) and The Alliance for Solar Choice, the poll found eight out of 10 voters believe the state should rely on more or the same amount of solar energy. The groups are advocating that South Carolina raise its current net energy metering (NEM) cap for rooftop solar. “Solar energy has emerged as a clear favorite for future electricity generation in the minds of South Carolina voters,”...

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