Bright Spots Stand Out in a Tough Year for Rooftop Solar

CASEY ANDERSON | February 14, 2018

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It has been a tough year for rooftop solar. The Solar Foundation released its jobs report for 2017 that showed an overall decline of 14 percent, although growth rates varied widely state by state. In addition, there is the looming threat of the solar tariffs, and Tesla, the market leader in 2016, cut back significantly on acquisition spend in 2017, which impacted the entire industry. Despite all of the headwinds, our 4Q17 commercial and residential solar report showed several positive trends

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