Solar is a money-maker and M-Kopa Solar is cashing in. Take a look at this article in Bloomberg Businessweek to see what's going on at the intersection of solar and finance. M-Kopa plans to be a $1 billion company by selling solar panels to rural residents - and providing them with credit.
From refrigerators and TVs to the all-important fans and air conditioners, our homes need electricity. In many parts of the industrializing world, consistent day-time electricity is a rarity. One WSJ reporter, faced with such a problem, found a solution. (Hint: we like it. A lot.)