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No More Cheap Solar Panels from China?

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China’s cheap solar panels have been essentially subsidizing the global solar boom, according to Varun Sivaram, a researcher at the US Council on Foreign Relations.

We all know already that China has for decades beaten the rest of the world’s manufacturers hands down in super-efficient manufacturing ability that is able to bring prices down; so that it produces not just of the world’s cheapest solar panels, but the world’s cheapest everything – from plastic swords to steel scaffolding to garbage cans.

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Cost of Solar Panels Over Time

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The cost of solar has never been lower than it is right now.

Spurred on by falling installation prices and high incentives (which will soon decrease) the time to go solar is now. Below we explore the average cost of solar installations, just how far prices have dropped, and what factors do you need to consider before calculating the costs of going solar.

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