29 Jul '11, 2pm

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: Any time there is uncertainty, that's bad. The 1603 grant has been a really good widget from the government not just solar, but manufacturing and other industries as well. I think when that goes away, and we don't expect it to be extended, the grandfathering that Eli mentioned is probably going to happen, but the rules haven't been finalized yet. So we'll see how that works. Ultimately it will favor large developers and large balance sheets. This will lead to projects that die on the vine or smaller developers will sell out to larger developers. Given the relatively immature level of the industry so far, I don't think it's a good thing to have concentration at the development level right now — you want to have more competition. The less competition there is, the higher the prices are — even in a market where prices have been declining as much as they have. I think ultima...

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