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Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Solar Energy Gets a Leg-Up in Maggie Valley

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Robert Williams of Maggie Valley invented a new type of solar collector which could help alleviate the problems of excessive cost and low efficiency. Williams and his family also own the Meadowbrook Resort, where a working model of his solar collector is atop one of the greenhouses. In this article, Williams describes his invention, the solar greenhouse, and the future of solar energy.
Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 12 Issue 6, June 1980, p8-9, il, por