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Poll Shows More Than 9 out of 10 Americans Want Solar Now

Posted on Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 10:30 am by Solar Energy USA
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There is no question that renewable energy is the future and is no longer seen as a simple trend.  Here are selected findings from a recent national survey on consumer attitudes towards solar energy:

94% of Americans think it is important for the nation to develop and use solar energy. This was consistent across all political party affiliations.
• 80% of Americans agree that Congress should consider reallocating federal subsidies from fossil fuels to solar.
• Over half (51%) the country would choose to work in the solar industry if they were to start working in renewable energy
• Nearly half (49%) of Americans considering solar for their home or business plan to make a decision to adopt solar in less than one year
• Nearly half (49%) of Americans are willing to pay more for clean, reliable solar energy

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