Daily Archive: August 15, 2011

Could Solar Power Be the Answer for Cities Looking to Reduce Operating Budgets?

The city of Rockford, IL, has made the decision to remove 2,400 streetlights¬†throughout the city to save up to $500,000. The immediate benefit is obvious — saving that amount of money could prevent layoffs or it could help the city balance its budget. However, one should consider the long-term cost as well. Less lighting at …

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