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Solar Panel Adoption Subject To Peer Pressure
2012-10-19 06:11:01

Do your neighbors have solar panels? If so, there’s a greater chance you may also have them installed, according to a Yale and New York University study published in the journal Marketing Science.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.