California’s Solar Panel Mandate Only Worsens the Housing Crisis

Diversifying our sources of energy provides a variety of benefits, such as greater reliability and lower carbon emissions. While a new mandate for residential solar panels in California represents a step towards diversification, the regulations shift the financial burden onto the state’s poorest residents. At a time when the Golden State is blighted by an affordable housing crisis, legislators should be focusing on making housing and energy more accessible for consumers.

You can read this op-ed in Real Clear Energy.

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