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ASES Member Publishes Book
on Secure Energy Future
Rich Caputo, an ASES Board member and
leader of the San Diego Renewable Energy
Society, is author of the new book Hitting the
Wall: A Vision of a Secure Energy Future. The
book examines the problems associated with
the overconsumption of fossil fuels and proposes a non-carbon, environmentally friendly
solution that includes renewable energy and
energy efficiency. Find the book at amazon.
com or download a digital edition at morgan
ASES National Solar Tour
Celebrating 14th Anniversary
The largest grassroots solar energy event in
America, the ASES National Solar Tour, will
celebrate its 14th anniversary on Oct. 3. In
2008, more than 140,000 people nationwide
saw firsthand how their neighbors are using
solar energy, energy efficiency and other sustainable technologies to reduce their monthly
utility bills and help tackle climate change. Join
the renewable energy revolution by participating, either as an attendee or by putting your
home or building on the tour. For complete
information please go to nationalsolartour.
org or contact Tour Manager Richard Burns
at email@example.com. The tour is a terrific opportunity to educate yourself and inspire others!
Harness the Power
but Measure iit Fiirst!!
• Measure solar array efficiency with an
accurate reference sensor
• Measure solar direct & diffuse radiation (W.m- 2)
• No moving parts, shade rings or motorized
• Ask for the Sunshine Pyranometer, SPN1
Available in the USA exclusively
through Dynamax Inc. Contact
us for details and pricing.