The Imperial Irrigation District recently approved the agency's first of its kind community solar project to help low-income families with their energy bills. E-Green will serve over 14,000 of IID's total 160,000 customers, after they have been qualified through the Residential Energy Assistance Program (REAP).
But, a local solar company told KSWT this program might run them and other solar companies out of business.
We'll share with you more of what both sides said on tonight's newscast.
We'll update you on the complete story tonight.