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Berkeley Will Back Loans for Solar Panels

The Berkeley (CA) City Council has approved a program to give city-backed loans to property owners who install rooftop solar-power systems. Because retrofitting homes to incorporate solar power is often very expensive, city officials hope the loan program will entice more people to create clean and renewable energy systems. 

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