Wind Turbines

Wind Jobs Can Make You Sick? About Wind Turbine Syndrome

Some people claim that the vibrations, the noise and the shadows from cycling turbine blades are actually making them sick. But others think “wind turbine syndrome” is an invention of those who oppose large-scale wind jobs and farms throughout the U.S. I have to side with the “others” on this one. Wind turbines may create important wind jobs, but according ...

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Wind Jobs: Iowa Republicans Lead Call for Renewing Wind Tax Credits

28 governors have formed a bi-partisan committee asking Congress to renew the Production Tax Credit for wind energy. It’s one of the most urgent items on the Lame Duck Congress’s plate, because the PTC expires at the end of 2012. Over 37,000 wind jobs are at stake. The group is led by Republican Governor Terry Branstad of Iowa. “Significant private ...

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Colorado Cooperative Energy Bill Under Fire by GOP

The beginning of May for 2013 brought the Republican Party legislators out to call for a veto on the newly developed energy bill that would force cooperative power companies in rural areas to increase renewable energy sources by 20-percent by 2020. The GOP has concerns that forcing this kind of an implementation on rural communities could hurt those within the ...

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Wind Jobs: We Are the Wind beneath Your Wings

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Wind power has been touted as being the panacea for pressing environmental problems. With global warming beginning to have a visible impact on our planet’s weather, a climate of stridency has been created in ...

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Wind Jobs: Three Myths About Wind Energy

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect wind job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Wind energy job seekers are blowing in the wind right now, with no clear direction as to the fate of this green job industry if the wind production tax credit goes away at year’s ...

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Solar Jobs: What to Do — and Not Do — When Pursuing Your Next Green Job

Green Jobs

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! A light bulb just turned on in your head (a non-incandescent one, that is): You realize that solar jobs really are the way of the future, and you’re starting to actually look for green ...

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Wind Jobs: Wind Energy Jobs Come in Many Forms

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Are you interested in becoming a lawyer, engineer or researcher? You could be much closer to your dream job in the wind energy industry than you think. Wind jobs are filled by more than ...

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