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Energy: Solar Battle / Net Metering #1114679

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 12, 2017
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(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.

(Tucson, Arizona: Lucy Kafanov) How homes using solar technology face changes from utilities that could lower savings examined; scenes shown of a house in Tucson, Arizona, with solar panels & from a solar panel field; details given about "net metering" in which residents earn credit for power sent back to utilities. [Homeowner Tim QUIST - hopes for zero payouts.] [Bloomberg New Energy Finance Hugh BROMLEY†- explains why utilities push back.] [Tucson Electric Power Joseph BARRIOS†- says solar users don't pay their fair share.]

Reporter(s):
Balart, Jose Diaz;
Kafanov, Lucy
Duration:
00:02:50

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