Solar energy now mainstream power source
Solar energy-produced electricity is poised to grow exponentially as solar panels get cheaper to install, more efficient batteries are developed to store the sun’s energy and investors pour more money into an increasingly reliable energy source.
Energy produced by the sun is already providing electricity to about 30 percent of the United States, and investors have taken notice of the investment potential. Big banks, pension funds and insurance companies are seeing opportunity in the $15 billion industry that provides stable returns and isn’t dependent on overall market conditions for its continued growth.
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