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The future of solar 

 Does imposing tariffs on solar panels create more manufacturing and installation jobs in the US? Does it help home owners?  


Advancement solar technology and accessibleity of solar power to home ownes is the result of cheap solar panels. 

What was expected... 

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What was expected... 

First Solar and SunPower: Effects of Solar Panel Tariffs

By Rakesh Sharma | October 3, 2017 — 3:10 PM EDT

After several years of growth, the solar industry's prospects are dimming. Even as the market for residential storage installations slows down, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) dealt another blow to the industry by determining "injury" to local solar manufacturers from imports of cheap solar panels. The ruling sets the stage for the Commission to recommend that President Trump set "safeguards" in the form of tariffs to protect local solar panel manufacturers.Read more: First Solar and SunPower: Effects of Solar Panel Tariffs | Investopedia https://www.investopedia.com/news/first-solar-and-sunpower-effects-solar-panel-tariffs/#ixzz57wQgtwVr Follow us: Investopedia on Facebook

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