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Greensboro and other communities are competing to host things like solar farms, but is that where the real money and jobs are?

Keith Debbage, professor of UNC Greensboro, said renewable energy and the companies that support it grew by 20 percent over the last few years.

Debbage points out this growth is during a down economy, which has him thinking there is a bright future for the industry once the economy turns back around.