Here at No Solar In Logan County often get asked why the solar developers don't use solar panels made in the USA. The answer is the same with everything we buy today. China can make it cheaper and that puts small businesses in the USA at risk. Check out this article that explains what the Commerce Department is up to and how it may help the solar manufacturers here in the USA.
No big surprise that solar developers aren't real thrilled that they may not be able to get their cheap panels outside the USA. "Projects will now be forced to decide whether they can move forward given the potential for new tariffs that could sharply increase their cost."