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Snap Poll: Readers split on solar panel tariffs (access required)

53 percent oppose decision to tax imports

President Donald Trump on Monday approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components, following a recommendation by the U.S. International Trade Commission. Most imported solar modules will face an immediate tariff of 30 percent, with the rate declining before phasing out after four years. The decision received split reaction from the U.S. solar industry. Some solar panel manufacturing companies ...

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