Rooftop solar energy is becoming a financially viable way for millions of U.S. consumers to generate their own electricity -- and utilities are doing everything to kill the solar boom before it gains too much traction. Utilities in states such as Florida, Wisconsin, and Nevada have tried to undermine rooftop solar at the regulatory level and in ballot measures. As a reaction, voters have fought back and beaten the efforts to squash solar energy.http://www.fool.com/investing/2016/11/29/utilities-are-losing-the-battle-against-solar-ener.aspx?source=eptfxblnk0000004&utm_campaign=article&utm_medium=feed&utm_source=foxbusiness
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