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NYC wants more rooftop solar. Its fire code is getting in the way.

May 19, 2022

Grist

Zoya Teirstein

NYSEIA board treasurer T.R. Ludwig of Brooklyn SolarWorks discusses the challenge of building cost-effective solar in NYC under a couple controversial interpretations of the fire and building codes. Association members on our city and permitting committees have been engaging with the Mayor's office and other key stakeholders to find reasonable solutions that don't impede New York's climate goals and clean energy economy.