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Solar & Alternative Energy

Solar likely to benefit from new administration

Democratic candidate Barack Obama has emerged as the nation's president-elect, ushering in a new policy era at the White House. Some indications suggest that an Obama presidency will provide a boost to the domestic renewable energy space, including support for the U.S. solar market.

Perhaps most notably, the Obama/Biden New Energy for America plan includes a provision for 10% of America's electricity to be derived from renewable sources by 2012. That figure will then jump to 25% by 2025.

Full story from Solar Industry.