TITLE

PUTTING A PRICE ON THE SUN

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, David
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
ColoradoBiz;Jun2010, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on financial benefits of using solar energy in the U.S. It discusses how sales and marketing personnel in the solar industry could maximize the use of solar energy to have a positive return on investments (ROI). Also explored are issues on tax benefits, reduction of energy costs and the implementation of energy policies.
ACCESSION #
51377765

 

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