Blessed by Year-Round Tropical Sunshine

“One of the fastest growing areas for solar is the Caribbean and other islands (such as Hawaii) where electricity is generated by burning expensive foreign oil.

State and country policies are now being changed to allow private businesses – like this resort – to install solar. With the cost of solar coming down, paybacks of ~5 years mean a 20% annual return on investment.

The reduction in environmental impacts and positive “green marketing” then provide very nice additional perks.”

Read the New York Times’ article.