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Local, USA

Harnessing The Sun (#118)

The story of America's solar industry, and the promise of solar today and tomorrow: the rise and fall of the 1970s American solar energy program; a non-profit dedicated to providing low income families with solar panels; the Seattle company that built "the world's greenest office building"; and the creative couple in Idaho blazing new solar paths for America's highways. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Local, USA features fascinating stories of diverse people, culled from public television stations and independent producers from across the country, and curated around a single theme for each program.

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These episodes of Local, USA aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.

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