Renee Solari is the Program Manager for Education Services at SunPower, a solar company that designs and manufactures high-efficiency photovoltaic cells and solar panels out of California. The company has a mission to provide tools and promote education to students around the country. Energetics Education, based in Carbondale, is a recipient of donated solar panels from SunPower. These panels are used by high school students in the Roaring Fork Valley to design and build solar-powered cars, or Solar Rollers.
Solari discusses the importance of energy education to today's youth to ensure the future of clean energy.
Learn more about Energetics Education and the Solar Roller program at www.EnergeticsEd.org.