Blocking the Sun

With Cecily Strong

Why this story needs to be told

The fact that so many people want solar power, and it’s being blocked by so few ... it’s infuriating.

Cecily Strong
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Cecily Strong’s request for Donald Trump

Watch Cecily Strong on YEARS of LIVING DANGEROUSLY season 2 this October on the National Geographic Channel.

Cecily Strong’s request for Donald Trump

Watch Cecily Strong on YEARS of LIVING DANGEROUSLY season 2 this October on the National Geographic Channel.

Introduction

“Saturday Night Live” cast member Cecily Strong travels to Florida and Nevada to investigate what’s blocking the growth of solar energy in the U.S. She gets the real story from a retired utilities commissioner and other energy industry insiders now willing to tell their stories.

UPDATE:
Florida voters say no misleading solar amendment by Mary Ellen Klas, Miami Herald

Meet The Characters

Bryan Miller Former Vice President of Public Policy at SunRun
David Crane Former CEO of NRG
Nancy Argenziano Former Florida Public Service Commissioner
Peter Claro Jetro Vice President
Alissa Jean Schafer Pro-Solar Activist
Richard Kauffman New York State’s Energy Czar

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