Every few weeks, a member of the BayWa r.e. team sits down with Chris Crowell of Solar Builder in our PowerForward! series partnership.

The NABCEP CE conference is a great education and networking event for solar installers. On this edition of Power Forward! Solar Builder Editor Chris Crowell discusses the most important takeaways for solar installers from the 2024 edition of the NABCEP CE event with Jordyn Dollarhide, communications and media manager with BayWa r.e. We discuss:

  • 0:50 – Vibe of the industry heading into the event

    1:56 – This year’s theme: Scaling your solar business

    2:40 – Saying no to bad business, and focusing more on quality customers

    5:32 – Example of ‘bad’ business

    7:47 – Standout comments from sessions and our conversations

    10:21 – Products that stood out

    12:05 – Final thoughts from NABCEP 2024

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