Through the stories of workers and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and China, Catching the Sun captures theglobal race to lead the clean energy future. Over the course of a solar jobs training program, Catching the Sunfollows the hope and heartbreak of unemployed American workers seeking jobs in the solar industry.

Withcountries like China investing in innovative technologies and capitalizing on this trillion-dollar opportunity,Catching the Sun tells the story of the global energy transition from the perspective of workers andentrepreneurs building solutions to income inequality and climate change with their own hands.

Theirsuccesses and failures speak to one of the biggest questions of our time: will the U.S. actually be able to build aclean energy economy?