Solar is changing the game

Solar is changing the game

At the start of 2015, solar energy is booming. It’s been a long time coming, but financial incentives for renewables along with more affordable panels are finally having a notable impact in states like California.

California now accounts for a quarter of all the rooftop solar systems in the U.S. and the state’s utility companies are getting nervous.

What happens over the coming decades? I suspect utility companies will have to change their business model–because solar is changing the game.

Source: Scientific American

Date: January 2015

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