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On Apr 15, 2020
@NRDC shared
RT @e2org: "Lawmakers simply cannot ignore the millions of electricians, technicians and factory workers who work in clean energy as they consider ongoing economic recovery efforts.” - @bkeefee2 https://t.co/JiTHN6geu8 via @Sammy_Roth
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More than 100,000 clean energy workers lost their jobs in March

More than 100,000 clean energy workers lost their jobs in March

The novel coronavirus has hit one of America's fastest-growing employment sectors especially hard.

On Apr 16, 2020
@SEIA shared
The #solar industry is seeing supply chain disruptions, construction delays, project cancellations and crushed consumer demand. This is putting half of our 250,000-strong workforce at risk of losing their jobs. We must #SaveSolarJobs https://t.co/IGNRh2YszP
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The coronavirus clean energy crisis

The coronavirus clean energy crisis

Advocates and policymakers concerned about solving climate crisis need to make sure the clean energy industry can survive the dual attacks of the coronavirus and the Trump administration's ...

On Apr 15, 2020
@SEIA shared
New in @CNBC: 500,000 American clean energy workers could lose their jobs unless we take quick and substantive federal action. @HopperAbby: "Solar companies and workers are losing business and being put out of work by #COVID19." | #SaveSolarJobs https://t.co/eFf0vXHVU5
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America’s ‘clean energy’ workforce projected to fall by 15% in months ahead

America’s ‘clean energy’ workforce projected to fall by 15% in months ahead

Last month saw over 106,000 people working in clean energy roles lose their jobs.

On Apr 15, 2020
@SEIA shared
REPORT: Half of all U.S. states lost at least 1,000 clean energy jobs last month due to #COVID19. We must take federal action to #SaveSolarJobs. https://t.co/oLSBxahWxz
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Clean energy shed 106,000 U.S. jobs in March, erasing a year of gains

Clean energy shed 106,000 U.S. jobs in March, erasing a year of gains

From solar panel installers to electric vehicle factory workers, the clean energy sector lost more than 100,000 U.S. jobs in March as stringent measures to control the new coronavirus shut ...

On Apr 14, 2020
@JesseJenkins shared
RT @mitenergy: Open SESAME: Meet the international team of postdocs who are helping MITEI expand its new #energy lifecycle assessment tool to help decision-makers achieve a low-carbon future. https://t.co/bdUonR3lp6 #ActOnClimate #cleanenergy
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Evaluating the global energy system

Evaluating the global energy system

Meet the team of postdocs developing the MIT Energy Initiative's energy life-cycle assessment tool.

On Apr 15, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
The Climate, The Queen, And The Deep Blue Sky https://t.co/94yWpdJPwF
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The Climate, The Queen, And The Deep Blue Sky

The Climate, The Queen, And The Deep Blue Sky

Her majesty the Queen Margrethe II of Denmark says she is not convinced that human activity is the primary cause of the current climate change? Nevertheless, it just might be the work on ...

On Apr 15, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
800 Utilities + 50 Million People = Renewable Energy Is Crushing It https://t.co/XaHGoSUI4l https://t.co/5AZ8mcS3Kg
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800 Utilities + 50 Million People = Renewable Energy Is Crushing It

800 Utilities + 50 Million People = Renewable Energy Is Crushing It

Leading energy management firm joins forces with rural electric cooperatives to accelerate clean tech including renewable energy, EVs, and more.

On Apr 18, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Repowering The US Economy With Clean Jobs https://t.co/J87puYV4uB https://t.co/5oafGefFFa
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Repowering The US Economy With Clean Jobs

Repowering The US Economy With Clean Jobs

Clean energy infrastructure jobs are the key to rejuvenating the US economy, says a new report