Trump could potentially spike the US Solar Industry with tariffs

Reuters reports that the Trump Administration is mulling over the idea of putting in place tariffs that would more than double the cost of solar … (Reuters) – U.S. solar companies are snapping up cheap imported solar panels ahead of a trade decision by the Trump administration that could drive up costs and cloud the … Read more

India’s solar panel price crash could spark revolution

New Scientist has an interesting article that talks about a change that will have a dramatic effect on life in India. Basically … Electricity from solar supplied to the grid has fallen to just 8.78 rupees per kilowatt-hour In contrast, it is almost double that, 17 rupees, for diesel. Those connected to the grid experience frequent blackouts, … Read more