The message is clear. The foundation of a skilled, knowledgeable workforce is good training – which prepares workers to safely and effectively perform the tasks solar energy jobs require – and ultimately protects individual businesses and the solar industries.
Source: Greentech Media Driven by strong year-over-year growth in the utility and residential markets, the United States installed 1,330 megawatts of solar photovoltaics (PV) in the first quarter of 2014. According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association’s Q1…
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The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) announced a new industry commitment to quality solar workforce training, working with IREC. Development of this commitment demonstrates the groups’ efforts to build the foundation of a skilled, knowledgeable workforce trained to safely and effectively perform the tasks solar energy jobs require.
The Solar Foundation’s National Solar Jobs Census reports over 23,000 new solar energy related jobs created in 2013, bringing US total to over 142,000, an increase of 20% over last year.