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1 renewable energy and solar en posted by Solar Energy Training on 07/06/2009 at 10:42 am

renewable energy and solar energy are on the rise and experiencing dramatic growth. President Obama recently signed a $787 billion recovery package into law. The New Energy for America Plan lays the groundwork for big change.

2 Great, and if you are a contr posted by Bryan on 09/09/2009 at 03:51 pm

Great, and if you are a contractor, I suggest reading The Contractor Image, it is a great marketing book for contractors.


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