Probably True Solar Stories

Probably True Solar Stories tells urban legends and fairytales about solar people. Through short stories, consumers learn about solar, and solar pros get to feel more important than dragon slayers, who aren’t even real. Just sayin'.

Recent Blog Posts

Why do we care more about dragons than solar installers?

Why does pop culture care more about dragon slayers than solar installers?

How to have a good solar conversation with (conservative) …

This is what I was hoping for. My Pop, 86 years old, a retired restauranteur that vaguely hears about the solar industry through me, just listened to the…

What Charlie Chaplin Movies, Early Cars, and "Probably Tru…

Do me a favor. Watch 10 seconds of Professor Tony Seba's talk about cars disrupting American life in the 1900s. As you saw, Tony shows how from 1900 t…

About the Host


Tor "Solar Fred" Valenza

Author and Narrator

Probably True Solar Stories is written and read by Tor “Solar Fred” Valenza. Tor is a former film and TV writer (Stargate SG-1, Dharma & Greg, The Dead Zone) and current chief solar public relations geek at UnThink Solar, a solar PR and communications firm.

Ironically, Tor shares true solar news stories every day on Twitter and to the media. But... they’re mostly boring. So, subscribe to Probably True Stories and follow Tor at @SolarFred or @ProbTrueSolar on Twitter to be the first to know about all the strange and wonderful solar stories that Tor makes up. What’s your solar story?