It Is Not All Sunshine in California’s Rooftop Solar Industry

May 2021


Severin Borenstein, Faculty Director of the Energy Institute, is cited in Governing regarding the greater adoption of rooftop solar panels in California.

“…the growth of rooftop solar under current net metering rules was a significant driver of high electric rates, though not the only major factor. He estimates that overhauling net metering could save the average household about $75 per year.”