1. Introduction

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Is Solar Energy the Future? Yes, if it Can Overcome These Challenges

Nick Sciple: Let’s talk about some of the challenges that we’re going to see in solar over time. The first thing I want to call out is called the duck curve. Traditionally, what we see with power generation is that it starts to tick up after the sun rises, folks go to work. It rises […]