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Assessment of Incentives and Employment Impacts of Solar Industry Deployment

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Solar-incentives-and-benefits-_complete-report_May-1-2012.pdf

 

An independent research report by the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, found that solar energy is following the same path to commercialization as other traditional energy sources spurred by federal incentives. The study, titled "Assessment of Incentives and Employment Impacts of Solar Industry Deployment," also estimates that the U.S. solar industry could employ hundreds of thousands of Americans by the end of the decade.

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