SOLAR POWER: The Promise Fades

Pollak, Roger
September 1984
Progressive;Sep84, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p32
Analyzes the transfer of solar power advocacy in the U.S. from the control of political activists to the control of industry. Activists' dream of advancing society through renewable energy; Failure of efforts to help low-income people become energy self-sufficient; Solar energy legislation; President Ronald Reagan's energy policy; Business competition for solar energy markets. INSET: Conserving Markets..


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