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Leveraging the power of the sun

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Every entrepreneur thinks their particular concept is the original ‘bright idea’, but Richard Pickering’s Northface Solar takes it to a new level, by putting the sun to work.

He says the idea behind the business is to help the environment, save households and businesses money and create job opportunities. Solar energy has the power to do all of the above.

Richard says his company offers a range of cost-effective solar energy and water solutions, delivered by leading experts in the field who are dependable, passionate about our environment and have proven service delivery records.

For more on this solar powered business listen to audio below:

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