Maybe now that PSEG Long Island is in charge, it will expedite the processing of approvals for solar panels ["PSEG moves to reduce some solar rebates," News, Jan. 23].
The Long Island Power Authority has had my application and a $100 check for the processing fee since March. Since then, the rebates have been cut 17 percent, and my installation contractor hasn't been able to get a response from LIPA, even though our engineering report has been approved and a building permit was issued to allow the installation.
I'm sure I'm not alone. I don't buy LIPA's talk about clean alternative renewable energy. What business wants to have customers buy less of its product?
There must be a better way, by having an independent agency approve and coordinate the solar panel project.
Carl Todd, Glen Cove