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Swimming Pools & Solar


Welcome to the world’s first Straight-Talk  Solar Cast! This is your go-to podcast for answers about solar!  In this episode we discuss the topic “Swimming Pools & Solar.”

Know someone with a swimming pool suffering with high utility costs every summer? Share with them this episode and they will love you for at least the next 20 years! In this episode we explore the three options available to heating your pool:  

•  natural gas,
•  thermal panels and 
•  an electric heat pump powered by a solar panel system.  

Don’t turn on that pool heater until you listen to this podcast!

About Jamie Duran & Solar Harmonics

Brought to you by Solar Harmonics in Northern California, who invite their customers to “Own Their Energy” by purchasing a  solar panel system or their home, business, or farm.  You can check  out the website for the best solar energy equipment installer, Solar Harmonics, here.

Each episode we discuss questions facing people making the decision to go solar. The solutions to your questions are given to you – straight – by one of the leading experts in the solar industry, Jamie Duran, president of Solar Harmonics.

Feel free to search our library for answers to questions that you’re facing when considering solar.

About Adam Duran & Magnified Media

Solarcast is produced and co-hosted by Adam Duran, director of Magnified Media. Based in Walnut Creek, California, Magnified Media is an internet marketing agency focused on online marketing, SEO,  website design and reputation management for businesses of all sizes.

Magnified Media helping business owners master their marketing by:

– getting them more online reviews,
– getting their website seen and 
– creating engaging social media content.  

In his spare time Adam enjoys working as the volunteer director of Delta Education Foundation and DeltaLAX, the Delta’s first youth lacrosse league.

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