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Title: New trade tariffs on solar panels could double price
Post by: VallAndMo on September 23, 2017, 05:25:58 AM
Hello folks,

Those planning on installing solar panels might want to accelerate their plans to avoid paying double the price due to upcoming tariffs:

http://fortune.com/2017/09/22/solar-costs-tariffs/

Cheers,
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   Vall.
Title: Re: New trade tariffs on solar panels could double price
Post by: Robert K on September 23, 2017, 10:51:37 AM
Even cheap China solar panels are not cost effective with out subsidies.
We the tax payers of NY built that plant near a bilion dollers. News report sound like chang to contract wil give them an out when it fails
Title: Re: New trade tariffs on solar panels could double price
Post by: John From Detroit on September 23, 2017, 05:34:46 PM
At least one state has made it illegal to use solar power during power outages.. I think I understand the "Logic" behind it (That is the argument made to get the law passed) but.. Well.. More than that I won't say.

Some people DO want solar power to fail big time...  That is a fact.
Title: Re: New trade tariffs on solar panels could double price
Post by: TonyDtorch on September 23, 2017, 05:40:33 PM
Hello folks,

Those planning on installing solar panels might want to accelerate their plans to avoid paying double the price due to upcoming tariffs:

http://fortune.com/2017/09/22/solar-costs-tariffs/

Cheers,
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   Vall.
Buy American.
Title: Re: New trade tariffs on solar panels could double price
Post by: TonyDtorch on September 23, 2017, 05:41:45 PM
it may even be a better product too..