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Bill to undo Trump Tariffs introduced in Congress

Bill to undo Trump Tariffs introduced in Congress

April 23, 2018 at 8:39 am Comments are Disabled

A last ditch efforts to undo the #TrumpTariffs has been introduced by Congresswoman Jacky Rosen. The Protecting American Solar Jobs Act (H.R. 5571) seeks to repeal the Trump Administration’s misguided decision to impose duties and tariffs on imported solar panels. Under this legislation, duties and tariffs would default back toRead More

Price Points: How much will tariffs increase the costs of residential solar?

Price Points: How much will tariffs increase the costs of residential solar?

March 12, 2018 at 1:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Now that the #TrumpTariffs are in place, we know that utility-scale solar will take a hit. GTM Research is expecting an 11 percent decrease in U.S. solar PV installations over the next five years — 7.6 GW reduction from pre-tariff expectations, 65 percent of which is in utility-scale. But optimismRead More

Photo courtesy of SEIA Twitter account (since I didn't have the cord to get the photos off of my camera).

Solar Power Northeast: More mature solar market ready to weather Trump Tariffs

February 5, 2018 at 6:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Solar Power Northeast in Boston is the first solar industry conference in this post #TrumpTariffs world, and the collective mood of the room seemed to be “Eh. Could have been worse.” A speed bump rather than a brick wall. This isn’t to downplay the realness of the job losses orRead More

Source: GTM Research U.S. Downstream Solar Service.

Solar installation five-year forecast reduced 11 percent due to Trump tariff decision

January 23, 2018 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

According to new analysis by GTM Research, the tariffs on imported solar cells and modules set forth by the Trump administration will result in an 11 percent decrease in U.S. solar PV installations over the next five years. This represents a reduction of 7.6 GW of installed solar PV capacity between 2018Read More