Small businesses in clean energy sector still hope for best
June 8, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Small business owners who install solar panels or help customers use clean energy don't seem fazed by President Donald Trump's plan to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, saying they expect demand for their services will still keep growing.
They're confident in two trends they see: A growing awareness and concern about the environment, and a desire by consumers and businesses to lower their energy costs.
"It's an economic decision people are making, although it also makes environmental sense," says Suvi Sharma, CEO of Solaria, a Fremont, California-based compa...