Solar Panels: From the Home to the Lab at the National Renewable Energy Labs

Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno visits with a homeowner with a passion for solar - National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) researcher Steve Robins built his own home energy system from the technologies he helped develop in the lab.

He produces more energy than he uses and gets a check from the power company for the excess--how's that for smart planning?

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