America’s solar industry, which now generates almost 2% of the nation’s electricity, enjoyed a banner year in 2016. Solar even became the nation’s leading source of new electricity generation for a while, until several positive trends that were driving the boom halted last year. But, as the industry navigates these speed bumps, new sources of strength are materializing. A confluence of factors suddenly appeared last year, creating headwinds for the industry. Yet, despite these challenges, the overall outlook remains positive for the US solar industry. Experts are even saying that better times lie ahead, thanks to community solar trends and improving economics . . .

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