Solar energy industry employs more than Apple, Google, and Facebook combined

Solar Energy Industry - Jobs

The solar energy industry is experiencing unprecedented growth The use of solar power throughout the world has accelerated over the past few years. This has led to impressive growth in the solar energy industry. The past nine years has seen a 30-fold increase in photovoltaic sales and now the industry employs a staggering amount of people. According to a new report from GTM Research, the annual global demand for photovoltaic products grew by more than 50% last year. This has contributed to a decline in cost of these products, making…

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The Solar Foundation details job growth in solar industry

Stationary Fuel Cells - Study predicts growth

The Solar Foundation released third annual National Solar Jobs Census The Solar Foundation, an independent non-profit education and research organization devoted to solar energy, has released the latest edition of its annual National Solar Jobs Census. The annual report highlights the growth solar energy has been making in the U.S., with a focus on job creation. The country has been throwing more support behind solar energy in recent months, hoping to establish a strong foundation for an eventual transition away from fossil-fuels. This support is translating into job growth within…

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