A July 5 Pacific Business News article discuses the month to month trend in solar sales. Solar PV permits are up slightly for June 2018 vs the same time last year. County of Hawaii’s planning department issued building permits for 83 solar photovoltaic systems last month, compared to 78 in June 2017. Overall, Hawaii County has issued 45% more solar PV system permits over the previous year. Marco anticipates continued growth as electricity rates climb – HELCO rates have increased year over year by 19%.
Read the the article here: https://www.bizjournals.com/pacific/news/2018/07/05/big-island-solar-pv-permits-see-slight-increase-in.html