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Trump Tariffs Will Deeply Impact Montana's Solar Market - Solar installations predicted to plummet by nearly 50 percent.

February 2, 2018View for printing

"Montana is going to be creamed because Montana, as a state, doesn't do anything to drive renewable energy," said Del Chiaro.

Montana and Idaho top the list for solar demand loss by percentage, largely due to changes state legislators made to the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, or PURPA. By shortening the length of PURPA contracts for solar projects, the states made it difficult for developers to receive financing due to price uncertainty.

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