Amazon is shooting for the sun and is about to rev up one of California’s biggest solar rooftop systems that spreads 23 rooftop-acres. It’s a microcosm of the trend sweeping across corporate America. But is this wave more powerful than current federal policies and especially just-imposed solar tariffs?
Eco-minded businesses, in fact, have led the effort to join global climate talks and to curb heat-trapping emissions. And they are the same ones entering into power purchase agreements, buying directly from utilities and installing solar panels on their roofs — efforts that have not escaped even the most cynical politicians.