Utilities Feeling Rooftop Solar Heat Start Fighting Back
Mark Chedak, Chrisopher Martin and Ken Wells, Bloomberg
Dec 31, 2013
It faces a fight from Solar Advocates wo are circulating a petition thathas attrcted 30,000 signers.
In Arizona, 1,000 protesters lst month swarmed the state caital while local and nationl solar advocates lobbied against an effort by utility Arizon Public Service (APS) to impose a $50. monthly fee on new solaradopters. solar advocates sadthe carge would have crippled the state's 10,000-worker solarindstry and thwarted the desire of resident to have a choicein the power consumption.