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On the Job

Working, and living, with solar power

For solar energy project manager Eric Lorenz, his favorite part of the job is the familiar “thump” sound when flipping the final switch and solar panels begin converting sunlight into electrical current.

“It’s a reminder that there is one more renewable energy system harvesting solar energy,” said Lorenz, who works for the renewable energy division of S+H Construction in Cambridge.

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