Biden Extends Trump's Solar Tariffs – With Modifications President Donald Trump signs a document imposing tariffs on imported solar panels in 2018. (Mike Theiler-Pool/Getty Images)
Jarrett Renshaw and Nichola Groom Friday, 04 February 2022 07:48 AM
President Joe Biden on Friday extended Trump-era tariffs on imported solar energy equipment by four years but in a major concession to the renewable energy industry excluded a panel technology that dominates the market for big projects.
The four-year extension includes an exemption for bifacial panels and also raised the import quota on solar cells to 5 gigawatts, up from 2.5 gigawatts