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Utah Solar – Everything You Need to Know

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Information about Solar Panels in Utah

Utah has enjoyed a lot of solar-friendly support over the years but recent program lapses, as well as gaps in some key incentive categories, hold this state back from being a top contender.

While it isn't leading the scoreboards, Utah solar is a solid option with a clear road to profit for anyone interested in taking the plunge.

You'll see by the end of this analysis that Utah has the capacity to put the "industry" back into its solar industry with a few additions to an otherwise solid foundation!

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Could a Solar Corner of Utah Supply All America’s Power?

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During a talk at the Sorbonne University at the 2015 Paris Climate Conference in December, Elon Musk suggested that the world could conceivably be powered entirely by solar energy, and with a lot less solar square footage than you’d think.

“Let’s say if the only thing we had was solar energy—if that was the only power source—if you just took a small section of Spain you could power all of Europe,” he told the crowd. “It’s a very small amount of area that’s actually needed to generate the electricity we need to power civilization. Or in the case of the U.S., like a little corner of Nevada or Utah would power the United States.”

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