Good news, the Governor of New York continues to support solar. $10 million in stimulus money for solar will certainly get us through 2009, and will help lots of New Yorkers go solar this year.
But we still think New York can do better. We think the Governor should think about more zeros. As in $10 billion. NO! Not $10 billion in costs, $10 billion in economic benefits to the state if we invested in a solar program of 2 GW.
Now, doesn’t that sound a little bit more “New York”? Your voice can still be heard: Click Here to read about our forecasting and to tell the State Energy Planning Board that you want solar.