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The fight over solar in Kentucky - where the solar industry has fear and hope

02/08/2018 02:03 PM

House Bill 227, a utility-backed anti-solar bill cleared a House committee by a slim margin on Thursday. As coal county lawmakers and utilities applauded the passage, environmentalists and those in Kentucky’s still infant solar industry fear for the worst. Matt Partymiller, with Solar Energy Solutions — a regional solar company based in Lexington with offices in the Midwest, talked with Pure Politics hours after the vote about the bill, which he The legislation would reduce the net-metering retail rate... Read more 

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