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NJ Clean Energy Equity Act Passes State Senate

We did it! Last week, Vote Solar advocates and our allies called and tweeted at Senator Paul Sarlo, chair of the Budget Committee, to advance the Clean Energy Equity Act to the full Senate -- and your calls and tweets worked. The Clean Energy Equity Act passed the Committee on Friday, and today it passed ...

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NJ Clean Energy Equity Act Passes Senate Budget Committee, Moves to Full Senate

Trenton, NJ — The New Jersey Senate passed the NJ Clean Energy Equity Act, S. 2484 out of the Budget and Appropriations Committee today by a vote of 7-5, advancing it to the full state Senate. The Bill aims to help low-income New Jersey families benefit from solar, storage and energy efficiency by reducing energy ...


Net Metering

Like rollover minutes for a cell phone, net metering gives solar energy customers full credit on their utility bills for the excess clean power they contribute to the grid.

This simple billing arrangement is one of the most important state policies for helping Americans generate their own power from the sun. By encouraging private investment in local solar power, it’s creating jobs, reducing utility costs, and building a cleaner energy future for us all.