If you’re American and you’re reading this – go vote!
They say the best time to go down to the polls is between 12:00 and 3:00 PM, when the lines will be shortest and you’re least likely to encounter problems. If you can’t get the long lunch, email me and I’ll call your boss with a lecture on civic duty.
If you’re interested in finding out about who represents solar interests, check out Vote Solar and Solar Nation. Solar Nation has a very handy voting guide by state that gives you different candidates views on solar energy, energy policy and environmental issues.
Also, here is the Associated Press’s summary of Obama and McCain’s proposed energy policies. Not really much difference, but Obama has been MUCH more ambitious about clean energy and has visited solar farms and factories that produce solar panels during his campaign, McCain is a little more pro-nuclear power (which is zero carbon and a proven technology).