Energy chief says solar doesn’t need subsidies to grow

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Good. Glad to hear it. We are very much for solar energy within the marketplace.

Solar HAS enjoyed crony subsidies for far too long. However, if we can get rid of the solar subsidies now that would be progress. If solar can continue to grow, then great. But don’t ask the taxpayers for anymore sweetheart deals.

(From The Washington Examiner)

The head of the Energy Department says solar energy will continue to grow even without federal energy subsidies that begin phasing out at the end of next year.

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz told reporters Monday that the administration supports the extension of the tax credits for solar, but “I certainly see solar growing” even “without subsidy.”

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