Words from the Chairmen

Jeremy Leggett, Founder and Chairman of WCRE, recently published an open letter to solar companies. We are happy to share his insights with you! [Source: Jeremy Leggett http://www.jeremyleggett.net/2016/05/an-open-letter-to-solar-companies-beware-alliance-with-the-gas-and-oil-industry/]

Context note: This article is an extended version of an open letter from Jeremy Leggett puplished in Recharge magazine

Oil & gas companies are professing that the natural-gas and solar industries should be partners, working together supposedly to mutual benefit. It is a strategy that should be avoided by all solar companies able to do so – which is to say all those not owned by oil & gas companies – as long as the oil and gas industry pursues its current goal of growing gas use for decades to come.