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Solar Power and Public Institutions: By Scott Cooney | December 8th, 2011 0 Comments The recent announcement of

Solar Power and Public Institutions: By Scott Cooney | December 8th, 2011 0 Comments The recent announcement of

The recent announcement of a partnership between Merrill Lynch, SolarCity and the Department of Defense to provide solar power for military housing is perhaps the biggest and most well-known public-private solar power development. But the economics of solar and innovative financing options are becoming increasingly attractive to public institutions across the nation. Despite budget crunches in a lot of states, the long-term rate of return for solar appears to have staying power and appeal beyond the environmental benefits alone. In San Diego County, a prison that is using solar panels to shade its parking lot is getting 14 percent of their power

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