03 Oct '17, 3pm

#Solar Advocates from Manufacturers to Installers Testify in DC Against Trade Petition #SaveSolarJobs Release:

Representatives from all segments of the solar industry, including American manufacturers, will tell the International Trade Commission (ITC) today that many of their employees will lose jobs under remedies proposed by Suniva and SolarWorld. The commission is holding its remedy hearing today and witnesses representing the solar industry will illustrate in personal terms how their companies will be affected by this case if the petitioners’ recommendations are imposed. SolarWorld and Suniva filed a proposal with the ITC that, if granted, would result in the loss of between 48,000 and 63,000 American solar jobs next year alone, and between 60,000 and 84,000 jobs by 2020. “ It’s hard for us to see a scenario where these companies could get legally permissible trade relief that would enable them to compete in any market,” said Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar...

Full article: https://www.seia.org/news/solar-energy-advocates-manufact...

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