Californian homes to be provided with free solar panels

A new plan in California will bring free solar power to disadvantaged neighborhoods. While there are already many government incentives in the state of California to encourage the use of solar power among residents, a new plan will result in free solar panels being installed on the rooftops of homes of some of the state’s low-income homeowners, saving each of these residents hundreds of dollars in electrical costs, annually. Solar energy continues to be an expensive home improvement. According to a 2013 study by the Center for American Progress, a…

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New solar energy program in Georgia receives approval

Georgia - Solar Energy

Solar energy proposal wins a victory in Georgia A new solar energy system may soon take root in Georgia in the U.S. The state has been a relatively modest supporter of solar energy over the past several years, opting to focus most of its attention in other fields and fossil-fuels. This week, however, the Georgia Public Service Commission awarded approval for a solar energy program t hat would be managed by the state’s primary energy distributor, Georgia Power. Solar energy could help the state break away from fossil-fuels The solar…

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