Tennessee already makes solar panels and will be making the electric car Leaf in Smyrna next year.
This is a good way to support your local economy, create local jobs and keep the environment clean and quiet. If 20 percent of our local transportation was electric, I think it would make a big difference to those suffering from asthma, allergies and respiratory problems. It would also reduce the ambient noise level in the city.
Steve Johnson, president, Lightwave Solar Electric