August 9, 2016
Earlier this year Environment America and the Frontier Group released a report for 2016 highligthing the vast potential for rooftop solar on big-box stores. With the reduced costs of solar and increasing electric rates, solar energy is quickly becoming a preferred investment by residential home owners and business owners alike. This report highlight's the massive solar potential for big-box stores, and identifies how "untapped" the commercial solar market really is.
A follow up article from GTM Research says the report "details why these rooftops are perfect" for solar PV projects. The reasons are obvious. The rooftops of big-box stores are largely flat, vacant, and also plentiful".
The facts are as follows:
According to GTM Research's senior solar analyst, Nicole Litvak The biggest bottleneck to developing these types of properties is the customer acquisition".
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