Full Title: Solar in the Southeast: Sixth Annual Report
Author(s): Bryan Jacob, Maggie Shober, and Kate Tracy
Publisher(s): Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
Publication Date: June 30, 2023
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“Solar in the Southeast” illuminates the critical role of utilities in the growing southeastern solar market. Southeastern states, particularly Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, grant monopoly utilities – rather than a competitive marketplace – the responsibility and control over power supplies. Consequently, the location of a home or business is the primary determinant not only of which utility will supply the electricity but also the amount of solar within that portfolio.