OK, looks like we’re getting somewhere in understanding this new solar initiative that the mayor is touting.
I’m still enthusiastic, but it doesn’t appear to provide a completely cost-neutral way to outfit your home with some snazzy new solar panels. And there appears to be a dollop of stinky limburger cheese on this delicious apple pie.
Let’s break this down.
If you haven’t read Dave Washburn’s story today about local leaders’ hopes to cultivate a green economic revolution in San Diego, you’ll want to check it out. Washburn broke the solar panel deal down better than I had yet seen it — explaining the economics of it for a typical San Diego homeowner.