In this episode we continue to explore the unprecedented opportunity to bolster domestic manufacturing while transitioning our energy infrastructure to cleaner, more reliable, renewable energy sources. Here in the U.S. labs are already testing new technologies, their stress points, and long-term reliability. The type of information these labs produce is crucial to people building the next generation of solar products and solutions. Every advancement is a new opportunity to create value, but getting these advancements wrong can be costly. For today’s episode we speak with Dr. Teresa Barnes of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. The work that Dr. Barnes and her team are preforming at NREL enables entrepreneurs to get these advancements right by supplying them with the necessary tools and knowledge.