by Talia Haller
December 06, 2016

Washington state was recently ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for combined wage and job growth. It was selected as a top state for technology and business innovation this year and is said to be the world’s center for coffee roasting. But when it comes to solar, Washington’s performance is just mediocre.

Some states, such as New York, have taken an ambitious approach to incorporating sustainable energy into their policy vision, while other states, such as Nevada, have become renewable energy policy battlegrounds. Washington state appears to be...