14 Nov '12, 2pm

@SolarAnde great commentary on solar jobs; solar is a growth industry:

I’m the candidate who can take credit for adding nearly 14,000 American workers in the past year and supporting an industry that has experienced an astounding 27 percent job growth since 2010. I’m creating highly skilled, domestic jobs that pay well. I’m the U.S. solar industry and I approve this message. After a grueling and largely negative campaign season, this is the kind of positive message Americans want to hear. And it is backed by fact, not spin. Today, my organization, The Solar Foundation, released its third annual National Solar Jobs Census , which found that the U.S. solar industry now employs 119,016 Americans. That’s an increase of 13,872 workers and a 13.2 percent employment growth rate over the previous year’s total. That’s a job creation record any candidate would love to run on. Looking at these results more closely, Census 2012 found that installers led ...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2012...

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