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California Electricity rates up 80% by end of 2017

Yes – You did hear that correctly. Rates in California are headed up in a BIG way – and even higher rates are expected for commercial business and large residential users. State power regulators decided today how to divvy up the biggest electric rate hike...

Solar Carports – Growing The Shade of Saving

There’s another environment full of asphalt and steel where solar panels can make a huge impact today: solar freakin’ carports. See the U.S. Solar Carport Market, 2010-2018 Consistent market growth While the U.S. non-residential market stagnated in 2014 after...

MARCS – Depreciating Solar to Save More

Depreciation of Solar Energy Property in MACRS – Solar Tax Savings Businesses rely on policy certainty to make long-term investment decisions. SEIA supports smart tax policy that drives continued innovation in the solar industry. Depreciation is one aspect of...

2016 Year In Solar Review

As we move into 2017, let’s take a look back on 2016. This was a truly bipolar year for the U.S. solar industry, full of dizzying heights and crushing lows. This year more than any before it calls for the metaphor of the “solar coaster”. 2016 was clearly boom...

Financial Benefits of Solar – Commercial and Residential

Stabilizes energy costs over time! Current utility rates are just that. They are current – meaning they have been a lot lower in the past and there is no reason to believe they will be decreasing any time in the near future unless you start generating some of your own...