Monday, August 30, 2010

Race to the Top funding & a new twist in solar power on 'This Week in Business'

Yesterday on 'This Week in Business,' Paul Grogan, president & CEO of The Boston Foundation, joined hosts Paul Guzzi and Mike Nikitas to discuss the $250 million that the Commonwealth is set to receive in Race to the Top funding. Grogan talks about the significant impact that this funding will have on the state's schools.

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In the Briefing Room, Howard Berke, executive chairman and co-founder of Konarka Technologies, joins to discuss renewable energy and the power of the sun. He talks about Konarka's innovative Power Plastic product and how they are shedding new light on solar panels.

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On the Business Beat, NECN business reporter Peter Howe joins to discuss the economic impact of the recent Ultimate Fighting Championship in Boston, and a downturn in the housing market and in NFL team values.

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