Despite warnings about the imminent collapse of the home solar market in New Jersey, Solar Power Rocks rates the Garden State No. 1 based on it "friendliness to rooftop solar." Theassesses the environment for home solar in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, awarding letter grades for factors like renewable-energy mandates, tax breaks, and available solar incentives.
Solar Power Rocks isn't all sunshine about New Jersey's solar future. It warns that there is "an urgent need for the Legislature to pass a reintroduced bill to increase the state's solar carve-out and design a replacement for the SREC program.''