24 Dec '12, 8pm

Community Solar Grows As Framework Bill Reappears In California: When the California's legislature reconvenes in...

When the California's legislature reconvenes in early 2013, solar advocates may see a familiar item on the agenda. Earlier this month, State Sen. Lois Wolk, D-Davis, introduced S.B.43 , which would establish a framework for community solar projects. As solar professionals from California and beyond may remember, Wolk's previous community solar bill, S.B.843, failed at the last minute in September - despite extensive lobbying efforts from the solar sector, local governments and supporting organizations. Resistance from the state's main utilities and their own lobbying squad ultimately thwarted community solar advocates' efforts, Tom Price, director of policy and market strategies at CleanPath Ventures, told Solar Industry after the defeat . Like its predecessor, S.B.43 would create a program that would allow "all utility customers - local governments, businesses, schools, h...

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