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Don’t look now, but a battle line is being drawn in the sand. On one side, the solar power industry and their consumers face off against the big electric utilities on the other side. Rather than name specific companies, let’s just call the two opposing forces Solar Power and Big Electric.
Big Electric is very worried that solar generated electricity will surpass conventionally generated electricity, and they want to reduce or eliminate the federal and state tax credits that Solar Power has enjoyed for as long as two decades. The more customers that convert to solar, the less revenue Big Power receives. However, their fixed overhead and maintenance costs do not decrease proportionally. Continue reading