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SEI Executive Director Tresi Houpt Featured in NPR Fracking Story

Posted by: april
May 15, 2012

April E. ClarkBy April E. Clark, Solar Energy International Marketing Communications Coordinator

Today has been a monumental day for Solar Energy International. We published our firSolar Energy International iBookst-ever iBook, "Introduction to Renewable Energy" available on iTunes by clicking here.

For more than a decade, Solar Energy International has been the leader in solar energy textbooks and continues to be committed to providing up-to-date materials and innovative instructional technologies. In the spirit of this commitment to renewable energy education, SEI is pleased to announce the Solar Energy International Textbook Series being released throughout the coming year. Printed in full color with high-resolution photos of real-world PV applications, informational graphs, and interviews with professionals throughout the industry, these textbooks set a new standard for renewable energy training programs all over the U.S. and internationally. This textbook series includes both introductory topics for people just entering the field and highly technical textbooks for solar professionals:

Renewable energy is a hot topic in Garfield County, Colorado, where SEI is co-based (Carbondale, CO). And just today, Solar Energy International Executive Director Tresi Houpt was featured in a National Public Radio's (NPR) "All Things Considered" story: 'Close Encounters' With Gas Well Pollution. The interview is available online now by clicking here. The story is part of NPR's The Fracking Boom: Missing Answers special series airing this week, May 14-18.

'Close Encounters' With Gas Well Pollution by

Listen to the Story All Things Considered [9 min 16 sec]  


About Solar Energy International (SEI)

Since 1991, Solar Energy International has provided hands-on renewable energy education and interactive online solar training for over 20,000 students from more than 60 countries. Solar Energy International offers online and in-person workshops in English and Spanish. With 22 IREC ISPQ-Credentialed Certified Trainers and 26 NABCEP Certified Solar Installers - more than any other solar training organization - SEI's experienced training team is on the forefront of renewable energy education. Visit us at for information and registration.

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