While the full impact of the Paris Agreement won’t be known for years, it is by every measure a most monumental accomplishment. With the new year upon us, IREC’s hope is that debate is now no longer part of climate change. Action is.
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 VA medical center in Albany.
IREC joined 20 other national business organizations yesterday to share plans to ensure students and workers have the knowledge and skills they need to work in the modern economy. Convened by ACT Foundation and the Business Roundtable, the newly formed National Network of Business and Industry Associations is coordinating cross-sector efforts to close the “skills gap.”