#SolarChat 5/23/12 Recap: Consumer Protection and Installer Certification
Post Written by Raina Russo
For Raina Brett Russo, taking care of the environment is a necessity, not an option. Having grown up in Israel, a place where conservation is required and solar hot water heating is the norm, Raina knows the importance of solar energy. Through her work with the EcoOutfitters.net team, Raina found a way to help grow the solar industry in a significant way. As the founder and host of #SolarChat, a bi-monthly "gathering" on Twitter, Raina and her team have created an engaged solar think-tank community that comes together regularly for collaboration and networking with the ultimate goal in mind of spreading the solar message.
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The September 18th session of #SolarChat — the 40th since its inception! — served as a pre-show sneak peek at Solar Power International 2013 (SPICon), the solar industry’s most comprehensive educational conference and product exhibition.
That old phrase “There’s no such thing as a free lunch” rings true in the field of renewable energy sources. It comes down to physics: It takes energy to produce…read more +