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On Feb 19, 2020
@SEIA shared
Georgia's #solar jobs market is looking peachy 🍑 According to @solarfound’s Solar Jobs Census, the state added 1,102 new jobs in 2019, growing almost 30% in one year alone. Learn more: https://t.co/ZABVydkdnw https://t.co/CkZkcNNWsa
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National Solar Jobs Census

National Solar Jobs Census

How many solar jobs are in the United States? Read the National Solar Jobs Census, a comprehensive assessment of clean solar jobs in America.

On Feb 24, 2020
@SEIA shared
Last week, the @MichiganPSC concluded that @DTE_Energy's long-term energy plan would put the state on the wrong path. Michiganders deserve a better energy future, one powered by #solar, and SEIA will continue working to make that happen. #TheSolarDecade https://t.co/akV5uN8VH1
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Public Service Commission sends much of DTE Energy plan "back to the drawing board"

Public Service Commission sends much of DTE Energy plan "back to the drawing board"

In a decision that energy analyst Joe Daniel of the Union of Concerned Scientists called a "Midwest Nice" rejection, the Michigan Public Service Commission

On Feb 19, 2020
@JesseJenkins shared
RT @JigarShahDC: This might be a good time for my post from earlier in 2019 about how #Amazon could actually use their strengths to fight #ClimateChange. He did one thing which was give $10B. Now time to help make Amazon more of a force for climate good. https://t.co/LGjtXsOcJO
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Jeff Bezos And Amazon Can Empower Consumers On The Greatest Challenge Of Our Time

Jeff Bezos And Amazon Can Empower Consumers On The Greatest Challenge Of Our Time

With great wealth comes great responsibility. Whether it was due to the ghosts of the Great Depression or just plain humility, the wealthy used to feel an obligation to use their means to ...

On Feb 18, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
Inside #CleanEnergy: The Case for Optimism https://t.co/UzwcX0pvW6 https://t.co/NSvDn0QTh1
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Inside Clean Energy: The Case for Optimism

Inside Clean Energy: The Case for Optimism

Welcome to Inside Clean Energy, InsideClimate News's weekly bulletin of news and analysis about the energy transition, by Dan Gearino. Considering all these indicators, a …

On Feb 19, 2020
@greentechmedia shared
In a new Greentech Media series, we’re asking people with jobs in cleantech — from installing solar panels, to permitting wind projects, to promoting building energy efficiency software — to tell us what they really do all day. @_fei_wang https://t.co/4MFmh1uL6P
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What’s It Like to Be a Strategic Innovation Professional at a Utility?

What’s It Like to Be a Strategic Innovation Professional at a Utility?

Clean Energy Careers: In a new Greentech Media series, we’re asking people with cleantech jobs to tell us what they really do all day.

On Feb 18, 2020
@NRDC shared
"We need to continue to invest in the next generation of technologies, but we also need the transformative policies at the federal level, state level and the local level to really accelerate the transition to clean energy." -NRDC's @arjjacob https://t.co/S5PsN2jCqI @livingonearth https://t.co/KhqIF4YdwI
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This Week's Show

This Week's Show

This week's Living on Earth, PRI's environmental news and information program. Full transcript with streaming and downloadable audio available.

On Feb 21, 2020
@greentechmedia shared
FERC Decisions Undermine Renewables, Energy Storage in New York Capacity Markets https://t.co/XiyNTnhi4b
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FERC Decisions Could Undermine Renewables and Energy Storage in New York Capacity Markets

FERC Decisions Could Undermine Renewables and Energy Storage in New York Capacity Markets

The decision could price out clean energy and batteries, keeping old fossil-fired plants open longer.

On Feb 21, 2020
@TrinaSolarUS shared
Check out @ilsr’s interactive Community Power Map to see how your state scores in communities’ pursuit of 100% #renewable energy, including how state policies are helping or hindering greater local action: https://t.co/VorVu0N4ZH
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Community Power Map

Community Power Map

Where are communities taking charge of their energy future? Which states give communities the most power? How to Use the Map The map provides markers to show local activity and layers to ...