09/28/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Price Of Solar Panels Drop

The price of rooftop solar panels has fallen drastically, as I report in The New York Times on Thursday.

But for some homeowners, the upfront costs remain prohibitive. Indeed, many readers have remarked on the article's opening anecdote, about a homeowner in the Houston area who installed a 64-panel, $77,000 system (before the 30 percent federal tax credit) for his amply sized house and garage.

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