Is Rooftop Solar the Future of US Electricity?
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 855 , Segment 1
Episode: New California Homes Must Have Solar Panels, How US Military Leaders Rebuilt the World Economy
- Jul 13, 2018 11:00 pm
- 51:17 mins
Guests: J. Andrew McAllister, PhD, Member, California Energy Commission; Garth Heutel, PhD, Professor of Economics, Georgia State University; William Moomaw, PhD, Emeritus Professor of International Environmental Policy, Tufts University, Nobel Peace Prize Winner in 2007 Of the truly renewable energy sources contributing to America’s electricity, solar is growing the fastest. California is leading the charge–Regulators there recently mandated that new homes starting in 2020 must have solar panels, though there is some disagreement over whether that’s the best way to go about reaching California’s aggressive renewable energy goals.