Quote Originally Posted by StoneNYC View Post
Hmm then how come people with roof solar panels actually make money off the electric company because their net use is less than their net creation and so the leftover is sent to the electric company meaning they get a check from them for producing energy?
Yes. In Germany alternative electricity production payment is subsidized by the state. That money again is taken from the consumer by a special electricity tax.

Recently that subsidizing had to be reduced source-wise, as so many production sites arose.