Q1 2016 Edition
Your source for the latest news and updates related to the Solar Roadmap and American Solar Transformation Initiative (ASTI). Below is the current edition of our program newsletter with the latest program updates and other exciting highlights.
Federal Incentives Extended Through 2021
If you follow solar industry news you’ve heard by now that the federal tax incentives for solar installations, previously set to expire at the end of 2016, have been extended for an additional 5 years.
Keeping Track of Your Solar Installation
You’ve installed solar and are benefitting from carbon free electricity and lower utility bills. Time to kick your feet up and relax, right? Well, mostly.
Top Reasons Solar Plus Storage Makes Sense
A few years ago California lawmakers decided to push the market forward by requiring utilities to install over 1,000 MWh of grid storage. Here at the Solar Roadmap we are taking a close look at what this might mean for the storage market overall.
Solar on Agricultural Land: Finding a Balance
A new report from the Sustainable Energy Roadmap Project in California’s fertile San Joaquin Valley calls for local government action as they face the challenges of balancing clean energy, environmental, economic and community cultural issues.