TITLE

How State Solar Policies Hurt America's Poor

AUTHOR(S)
Sykes, Justin
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Hit & Run;8/1/2014, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses reasons state policies on solar energy are negatively impacting less privileged Americans, as evidenced by increasing energy costs for low-income families due to government-sponsored deals benefiting the energy sector. Topics discussed include ways the net-metering policies adopted by most energy utilities are only benefiting wealthier families and findings of a California Public Utilities Commission report on how benefits state solar policies.
ACCESSION #
100740907

 

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