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NC State Economist: An Update on North Carolina Solar Development and Decommission Policy

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In the Fall issue of the NC State Economist, Assistant Extension Professor¬†Robert Andrew Branan¬†(JD) reviews the policies that supported North Carolina’s advancement in solar electricity generating capacity and how utility¬†procurement policy has evolved. He also reviews policy development and costs of the eventual decommission and disposal of the estimated half-million tons of solar panels over the next forty years.

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