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Report: Rooftop Revolution Resources

| Written by John Farrell | No Comments | Updated on Dec 14, 2012 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

By 2022, over 38 million homes and businesses could get solar power from their own rooftop, pay less for electricity, without any subsidies for solar. The first two reports, published in 2012, outline the growth potential for local solar power and the coming rooftop revolution. The 3rd edition, published in 2015, looks at the more than 5,000 megawatts of solar potential on public building rooftops.

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John Farrell directs the Energy Democracy initiative at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and he develops tools that allow communities to take charge of their energy future, and pursue the maximum economic benefits of the transition to 100% renewable power. More

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