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California lowers incentives for rooftop solar panels

Steve Puterski
REGION — The California Public Utilities Commission released new rules for the rooftop solar industry earlier this month, reducing the overall compensation to new customers...
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Solar industry slows due to federal tariffs investigation, NEM reform

Steve Puterski
REGION — Several factors in California, including supply chain delays related to a federal investigation into tariffs and a pending ruling on net-energy metering, have...
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Carlsbad opposes CPUC’s proposed reform of rooftop solar program

Steve Puterski
CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad City Council unanimously passed a resolution on Jan. 18 opposing the California Public Utilities Commission’s proposal to reform the solar industry’s...
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Energy utilities, groups file reform proposals for net energy metering

Steve Puterski
REGION — A number of proposals submitted to a state agency regulating privately owned public utilities are looking to change the future of net energy...
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Clean Energy Alliance savings fall short of original projections

Steve Puterski
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article has been updated to include a clarification from Clean Energy Alliance CEO Barbara Boswell regarding the final joint powers agreement. CARLSBAD...