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Charlotte Talks

Solar Energy

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Solar Energy As Charlotte continues a slow but inexorable march toward becoming a greener city, Solar Power becomes a more important source for alternative energy. Duke Energy Operates solar farms around the region while schools and local companies are also become local solar power producers. In fact, tiny solar farms are popping up in surprising places so we'll look at the current wave of solar power distribution and at Duke's plans to grow their solar power portfolio. An update on solar power in our region. Guests Jason Walls - Communications Specialist, Duke Energy Lisa Lee Morgan - Sustainability and Technology Strategist, Calor Energy Larry Shirley - Green Economy Director for the North Carolina Department of Commerce Add and read comments