Regulators study solar rentals as way to affordably conserve

Edwards, John G.
September 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);9/1/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 35, p15
The article reports that Nevada regulators will be studying whether to allow rental of solar panels by independent or regulated electric utilities. It says that the rental program of Nevada Power could make solar power available to households that are unable to buy solar power systems, which usually cost $40,000. It mentions that the SolarGenerations program offers a $2.30 in rebate per watt up to a maximum of $11,500 to residential customers and up to $69,000 for small businesses.


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