After reading 2 3 articles I figure out the big problem of the utilities with solar energy.
Step 1 When a home owner install a solar pannel, result utilities lose one client.
Step 2 Less cash flow for utilities means higher price for the remaining clients.
Step 3 Higher price means more people will desire and install solar pannels.
Then go back to step 1.
one link: http://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21587782-europes-electricity-providers-face-existential-threat-how-lose-half-trillion-euros
Conclussion I start to understand the fervore of lobiest in the utilities purses.
To bad the history will repeat herself remmber model T and the horse and buggy.
Last year we install also 13 GW of wind energy. This means 13 less coal powered plants. Way to go. We hope china will do the same installing more renewable. They become the biggest polluters in the world. Renewable make much more sens for the quality of life of e
This article show an important true solar installation can help homeowners to reduce their bills. http://www.solardaily.com/reports/Homeowners_Say_Solar_Energy_Better_Investment_than_Home_Renovation_or_Car_Purchase_999.html
Solar is one of the few options where homeowners can make a dent in their electrical bill. In this article the installations of solar panels is compared with home renovations and with buying a car. The solar wins by far being the only one that help the budget of the family. I want to add that the solar investment is very low maintenance being made by nonmoving parts.
I saw an excellent article in CNN money even if we has some sound bankruptcies in the solar energy, the industry is roaring back to life almost 3.3 GW/h of energy created this is almost 500000 homes powered by solar panels in US. I think this is great news. I saw the article focused almost exclusively about house power that is much cheaper than gasoline for cars. I think if the electrical cars will take of the savings will be way more profound and faster. The gasoline energy is way more expensive than the home power. The article can be found here http://money.cnn.com/2013/03/14/news/economy/solar-power/index.html
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