Todd Venetz, IREC’s field coordinator for NYSERDA’s Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Advanced Energy Technologies Workforce Development Program, recently helped facilitate a program for the veteran’s Vocational Career Network, administered from the Stratton Valley VA medical center in Albany.
The solar installation sector added nearly 50% more jobs in 2014 than the total created by both the oil and gas pipeline construction industry (10,529), and the crude petroleum and natural gas extraction industry (8,688).
IREC is at the American Association of Community College’s annual conference, Workforce Remix, from January 28-31, participating in a day-long pre-conference workshop, and exhibiting in a booth.
Part of Power Generation Week, REWNA will be held December 9-11, packed with pre-conference workshops, technical tours, more than 70 conference sessions, panel discussions, three exhibition days and multiple networking events.
ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability USA, North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center, and the Meister Consultants Group of the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership present a free hour-long webinar 11/5 on regulatory and rate design pathways to deeper solar cost reductions on county solar fees and net metering.
IREC honored its 2014 national 3iAward winners – for Innovation, Ingenuity, Inspiration in renewable energy and energy efficiency – at an awards ceremony on the show floor at SPI. This year’s winners in each competitive category were for the first time selected by some 1,000 online voters.
Come to IREC’s 3iForum, three days of insightful 30-minute sessions from solar thought leaders on the exhibition floor in the solar industry trends booth #3909 (upper level exhibit hall) at Solar Power International. Find out who and what’s on the agenda.
Now in its seventh year, IREC’s highly respected 2014 U.S. Solar Market Trends report provides public data on U.S. solar installations in 2013 by technology, state and solar market sectors. Join report author and IREC Vice President Larry Sherwood and SITN for a stimulating hour on Thursday, September 18 for in-depth look at PV installations in 2013, including growth trends by sector and state rankings for installations.
The applications for IREC’s coveted 2014 3iAwards for Innovation, Ingenuity and Inspiration are in! And for the first time, the final selection of winners is in your hands! The people’s choice awards for 2014 gives decision-making power to the online public to recognize outstanding renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, programs and people in five categories. Vote online through August 20th!
As part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership, ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability U.S.A. and IREC present a series of three webinars on solar permitting and inspection. In the third and final webinar of the series, August 27, 2-3p ET, we’ll take a step back and examine how communities can change their permitting processes, with a particular focus on voluntary regional and statewide collaborations.