Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a bill Friday that critics say could largely evaporate utility-sponsored energy efficiency programs in the state.
A new report by Environment America tabulates the “value of solar” based on 11 different analyses by utilities, utility commissions, non-profits and others. It finds that especially when all the benefits are considered, solar is a good deal for everyone involved.
The Iowa Supreme Court ruling on the Eagle Point Solar case could be a boon for third party financing of solar rooftop installations nationwide.