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02-03-20 The Amazing World of Solar Energy: Guests Dana Goodman, Solar Consultant at NEC Solar, and Tom Seiter, Homeowner and Business Owner

In the face of ocean acidification and climate change, we are witnessing a revolution in the energy industry. Technological advances allow one to better harness the power of resources that are limitless, clean and surprisingly affordable, like solar energy. This episode will investigate the many ways in which sunlight sustains and energizes our world. The show will begin on a trail that leads into a storied land of energy. Then featured guests explain the many environmental and financial benefits of going solar.

Dana GoodmanDana Goodman is a Solar Consultant with NEC Solar, the solar division of Newport Electric Construction, specializing in residential and commercial solar installations and electrical construction. NEC Solar’s in-house team is “NABCEP Certified” (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners), and the company has installed over 3,000 solar systems throughout RI and MA. Goodman shares her expertise, explainingsolar electricity science and technology, the installation process, the best conditions for going solar, incentive programs and more. NEC customer Tom Seiter is a homeowner and runs a family business that is energy intensive, and he tells the story of his quick and easy transition to solar.

Solar Energy Information Resources:

NEC Solar –
Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) –
North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) –
Wood & Mackenzie (formerly Greentech Media) –
PV Magazine (Photovoltaic)  –
Solar Power World –

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