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2014-02-11 08:23:02

Arizona Solar Jobs Census reports job losses in 2013, but rebound expected in 2014 WASHINGTON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Solar Foundation (TSF), an independent 501(c)(3) research and education nonprofit, today released a special Arizona district-level jobs report from its fourth annual National Solar Jobs Census. The detailed analysis found that Arizona solar firms shed over 1,200 workers in the past year, a 13 percent decline in employment. However, Arizona remains...

2014-02-11 08:22:59

California Solar Jobs Census reports more than 47,000 employed by solar, 20 percent job growth expected in the next 12 months WASHINGTON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- California has nearly five times the number of solar jobs as any other state and solar employment grew by 8 percent in 2013, according to a new California Solar Jobs Census by The Solar Foundation (TSF), an independent 501(c)(3) research and education nonprofit. The special California district-level jobs...

2014-02-11 08:22:56

Nearly ninety percent of states increased their solar workforce in 2013 WASHINGTON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The solar industry experienced record-breaking job growth across the U.S. last year, according to The Solar Foundation (TSF), an independent 501(c)(3) research and education nonprofit. TSF today released new state-specific numbers that show major solar job gains in both traditional and burgeoning markets. California and Arizona continued to lead the way as the top...

2014-02-06 23:00:58

Calling it “critically important,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is applauding “commence construction” legislation introduced today by Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV). Their bipartisan legislation would allow America’s solar energy companies to make full and effective use of the Investment Tax Credit (ITC). Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Calling it “critically important,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is...

2014-02-06 08:24:21

Innovative Design Helps Long-Time Customer Set New Standards for Environmental Building Features BELMONT, Calif., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the completion of a 306 kW (kilowatt) DC (direct current) solar system for Whole Foods Market in Brooklyn, New York. SunEdison designed the system using an innovative parking canopy structure that collects rainwater while...

2014-01-29 23:35:21

Giving his own “shout out for solar,” President Obama praised the U.S. solar industry in his annual State of the Union speech. Afterward, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), released the following statement: Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Giving his own “shout out for solar,” President Obama praised the U.S. solar industry in his annual State of the Union speech. Afterward, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy...

2014-01-27 23:02:27

With today’s release of The Solar Foundation’s National Solar Jobs Census, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), issued the following statement. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 With today’s release of The Solar Foundation’s National Solar Jobs Census, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), issued the following statement: “When it comes to the U.S. economy, solar is continuing to create...

2014-01-27 12:22:03

National Solar Jobs Census reports over 23,000 new solar energy related jobs created in 2013, bringing US total to over 142,000 WASHINGTON, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Solar Foundation (TSF), an independent nonprofit solar research and education organization, today released its fourth annual National Solar Jobs Census, which found that the U.S. solar industry employed 142,698 Americans in 2013. That figure includes the addition of 23,682 solar jobs over the previous...

2014-01-24 23:21:16

Educating Americans about the benefits of clean, reliable and affordable solar energy is at the heart of a new social media campaign, America Supports Solar, which was launched today by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) in conjunction with National “Shout Out For Solar” Day and SEIA’s 40th anniversary as a national trade association. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Did you know that solar energy in the United States is now generating enough electricity to power...

2014-01-23 23:24:55

“MENA Solar Energy Report 2014” is the new market research report added to the online library of ReportsnReports.com. It is an in-depth assessment of the fast-growing solar power market in the MENA region. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 The solar energy sector is a fast growing market in the region. With all countries now having stated 2020 renewable energy targets and some of the best irradiation levels on Earth, solar energy is the largest component of governments’...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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