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Renewable energy groups push Biden to rescind Trump solar move

February 22, 2021 at 3:14 PM
President Biden should repeal a Trump-era proclamation that increased tariffs on imports of solar products and withdrew an exclusion for bifacial solar panels, several renewable energy groups have told the administration. The groups, in a Feb. 11 letter to the president, cited the Trump administration’s solar proclamation -- issued last October -- that increased fourth-year tariffs imposed under Section 201 of the Trade Act of 1974. President Trump in 2018 imposed a 30 percent tariff on all foreign crystalline silicon...

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