Alternative Energy

Green Jobs To Be Created from Etrion’s Agreement with Yingli

Green Technology, Green Jobs, Solar

Geneva, Switzerland-based Etrion Corporation, an independent solar power producer which develops, builds, owns and operates solar power plants, announced on June 16, 2011 an agreement with Baoding, China-based Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited, one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic and green jobs manufacturers. The agreement calls for Yingli Green Energy to supply solar photovoltaic (PV) modules for ...

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Next Alternative’s Battle Creek Plant to Create 100 Green Jobs

Green Technology, Green Jobs, NAI

On June 14, 2011, Next Alternative, Inc. (NAI), a break-through company paving the way in the global effort to discover alternative means of energy with offices in the U.S., Canada, and Germany, announced plans that the firm’s new Battle Creek, Michigan plant will enhance the local landscape by bringing more green jobs to the area. NAI’s Vice President of U.S. ...

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Countries Investing In Green Technology Are Bullish On Hiring

Green Careers

According to The Economist on June 14, 2011, the outlook for employment in the third quarter of this year is positive in 35 out of 39 countries and territories covered by Manpower, an employer-services firm. The net balance of employers expecting to increase the size of their workforces in the next three months is highest in India and Brazil, at ...

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Ecotech Institute Prepares Students For Green Technology Jobs

Green Technology, Job, Ecotech Institute

Ecotech Institute, the first and only college focused entirely on preparing America’s workforce for jobs in renewable energy and sustainable design, announced June 14, 2011 that its solar and wind units on its Aurora, Colorado-based campus have produced more than 10,000 kilowatt hours of energy since opening this past January. The announcement comes before National Solar Day on June 18, ...

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Small Business Urges Congress To Save E85 Flex Fuel Tax Credit

Green Information Technology, Green Technology, Green Careers

Redwood City, CA-based Propel, which owns and operates a network of Clean E85 Flex Fuel self-serve filling stations, along with two other leading providers of domestic renewable fuels and 2,350 small business retailers of E85 Flex Fuel will lobby Congress to say no to the elimination of the 45 cents-per-gallon Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) that is up for ...

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Growth Of Green Technology Jobs Drives New Green Search Engines

Green Technology Job,, Simply Hired, a newly launched green technology job search engine site that caters to residents in the U.S., announced June 11, 2011 that they have launched a new green technology job site that is solely based on environmentally friendly undertakings. “Thousands of clean technology jobs, environmental jobs, agricultural jobs and recycling jobs are available at this job portal []. The web ...

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Job Aggregator Hits Milestone of 10,000 Green Technology Jobs

U.S. Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

The Green Job Bank, the largest online aggregator of green technology jobs, announced yesterday that its index of current green technology jobs has surpassed 10,000 unique postings for the past two weeks. With green technology jobs in many categories, including renewable energy (solar, wind, geothermal), energy efficiency, green building, environmental protection, and climate change research on the rise, green technology ...

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