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Sunny U.S. Southeast Is Finally Becoming a Hot Spot for Solar

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The Way Humans Get Electricity Is About to Change Forever

The reason why the sunny U.S. Southeast resisted solar power for years is the same reason that explains its about-face: cost.

The region was long the country’s smallest solar market, in part because state regulators argued it was just too expensive. Now that prices have come down sharply, area utilities are embracing power from the sun.