In this Oct. 15, 2017, file photo, solar panels are seen at a solar power installation in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.
In the coming months, more than $1.2 trillion in new financing will be added to the solar power industry, making it the largest single investment in the energy sector in U.S. history.
In a market that’s already witnessing a boom in the sale of solar panels, the new solar finance can only accelerate that trend.
The first step toward a more sustainable future will be for U.K.-based solar energy companies to follow the example set by American giants like Tesla and SunPower.
The Solar Energy Industries Association is the nation’s largest solar energy industry trade group and has lobbied the Trump administration for solar finance.
“The United States is the world’s biggest solar energy market, and we will continue to be the leader,” said James K. Oestreicher, president and chief executive officer of the solar industry trade association.
“In 2018, the industry is set to make a massive investment in solar power, bringing billions of dollars in new investment to the U.P. that will continue into the 2030s.”
The solar finance could help the U,P.
become a leader in the global solar power market.
According to Bloomberg New Energy Finance, $1 billion in solar finance was pumped into the U