18 Oct '11, 9pm

We Told You Solar Power Was Great — America Agrees (Poll)

We Told You Solar Power Was Great — America Agrees (Poll)

Finally, America agrees that something good for the environment is also good for the economy. The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) released a new poll this week, which showed that a high percentage of Americans agree solar power is a pretty good deal all around . 74% of those polled saw solar power as not only clean and green, but also as helping to produce jobs and bolster the economy. In fact, it was seen as the energy source most deserving of U.S. government support.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/10/18/we-told-you-solar-pow...

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