31 May '16, 8am

Solar Ownership, New York Renewables, Wind Turbine, Water Heater Control

Solar Ownership, New York Renewables, Wind Turbine, Water Heater Control

The number of homeowners opting to buy photovoltaic (PV) Generation of electricity directly from sunlight. A photovoltaic cell has no moving parts; electrons are energized by sunlight and result in current flow. (PV Photovoltaics. Generation of electricity directly from sunlight. A photovoltaic (PV) cell has no moving parts; electrons are energized by sunlight and result in current flow. ) systems rather than lease them will increase to 45% this year as system components continue to get cheaper and low-cost financing becomes more available. The country's three big solar installers — SolarCity, Vivint Solar and Sunrun — have seen growth slowing down, and share prices have dropped more than 40% this year, according to an article posted at Bloomberg . Those companies built their success on solar leases that required no upfront payments from customers. Now, homeowners have acc...

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