28 Sep '11, 11am

Video: Balloon Animal Makers, Pirates, and Leading Your Own Solar Tribe via @reworld

Video: Balloon Animal Makers, Pirates, and Leading Your Own Solar Tribe via @reworld

Take 17 minutes to watch the video below, and you’ll probably not have to read the rest of this Solar Fred post. But for those with short attention spans, the video is about the modern “tribes” of our world, as defined by author Seth Godin. As it turns out, our very own little solar tribe is gathering in Dallas for SPI 2011 . I have some thoughts about that gathering — and also an invitation. But first, do me (and yourself) a favor and watch the video below. It’s entertaining, as well as insightful. If you watched the above, then you can see the solar industry potential in this message. In a post about year ago, I wrote that solar needs to be a movement , as well as a business, and that’s more true today than ever. With the Solyndra broohaha and the politics that are painting the entire industry as a waste of taxpayer money, our various solar industry tribes need to grow a...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/blog/post/2011/09...

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