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Solar Energy and Cars: A Perfect Combination in California: It may seem odd to some to pair together driving and...

Solar Energy and Cars: A Perfect Combination in California: It may seem odd to some to pair together driving and...

Solar Energy and Cars: A Perfect Combination in California Thursday, August 30th 2012 10:43 AM By GetSolar Staff. It may seem odd to some to pair together driving and solar energy. After all, one is responsible for emitting greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide and the other is one of the cleanest energy sources for homeowners and businesses. However, it turns out that photovoltaic electricity is already a big part of how some cars operate on the road. The Sun Powers California Vehicles California solar installers should be happy to know that the market for electric vehicles in the Golden State is growing, as that means new business opportunities. According to a recent report from the California Center for Sustainable Energy (CCSE), 39 percent of plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) owners in the state have PV power set up at home. In addition, 31 percent indicated that they were...

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