05 Sep '13, 2pm

A New Way for Students to Get Into Solar Energy

The growth of the solar industry cannot continue without cultivating current students and rising college graduates. Residential solar capacity has increased dramatically in the past few years and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) forecasts that 75 percent of the U.S. solar market will attain grid-parity by 2015. This means that more homeowners and small businesses will be looking to solar to provide their electricity. Solar installation companies are hiring but the opportunities are getting tighter. Brogan Kusske, the Vice President at Energy Monster , a Massachusetts Energy Services Company explains that “…a candidate who has prior experience in the field, especially communicating with homeowners and demonstrating an understanding of the tools we use every day, is simply invaluable.” Furthermore, as the industry matures, the expectations of those looking to ...

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