Could Solar Technology Be The Answer To Puerto Rico’s Problems? | NBC Nightly News

Could Solar Technology Be The Answer To Puerto Rico’s Problems? | NBC Nightly News

TO ONE OF PUERTO RICOS LONG-STANDING PROBLEMS. LONG-STANDING PROBLEMS.>>Reporter: IN PUERTO RICO>>Reporter: IN PUERTO RICO THESE ARE WHAT SHATTERED DREAMS THESE ARE WHAT SHATTERED DREAMS LOOK LIKE, A MAMMOTH SOLAR FARM LOOK LIKE, A MAMMOTH SOLAR FARM DECIMATED BY HURRICANE MARIA. AND ACROSS THIS BEAUTIFULRIA. AND ACROSS THIS BEAUTIFUL ISLAND, MILES OF MANGLED POWER ISLAND,…

Trump Admin To CUT Subsidies For Renewable Energy, Still Give BILLIONS For Fossil Fuel

Trump Admin To CUT Subsidies For Renewable Energy, Still Give BILLIONS For Fossil Fuel

On Monday of this week, Donald Trump’s economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, announced that the United States, the Trump administration, is going to be ending subsidies for electric vehicles and other renewables in the next two years. Money to incentivize people to save energy, to be more efficient to, God forbid, help the environment a little…

In Tucson, Competing Interests Fight For Solar Energy Profits | NBC Nightly News

In Tucson, Competing Interests Fight For Solar Energy Profits | NBC Nightly News

NBC’S LUCY KAFANOV EXPLAINS.>>Reporter: FOR THESE HOMEOWNERS IN TUCSON, ARIZONA, 300 DAYS OF SUNSHINE A YEAR MADE GOING SOLAR A NO-BRAINER. THEY SHELLED OUT $21,000 HOPING TO OFFSET THE TRIPLE DIGIT ELECTRIC BILLS THAT COME WHEN TEMPERATURES ARE OVER 100.>>THAT’S HUGE.>>THAT’S A MASSIVE INCREASE.>>Reporter: IT’S AN INVESTMENT WITH A LONG-TERM PAYOFF.>>IDEALLY, WE WILL PAY ZERO…