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4 Reasons Why You Should Ditch Your Conventional Heating System For A Solar Unit

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Solar pool heaters offer a more affordable alternative to fossil-fuel-based heaters. According to the findings of EPA, solar-powered units can reduce your heating costs significantly. The initial cost can be anything between $3,000 and $4,000.

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Lockheed Martin to Create Solar Powered Fuel Cells

In the past, the U.S. Army has estimated that about 70% of the material brought to battlefields, considered by weight, is fuel. That could all change now that Lockheed Martin has won a $3 million contract for solar jobs, creating and integrating solar panels to work with fuel cells. In war zones, the primary way of keeping computers, electronics and ...

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Save Using the Sun: How to Install Solar Panels for Your New Home

You’ve just moved into your shiny new home, and all your stuff is still sitting in boxes. Maybe this is the home you imagine yourself retiring in years from now, or perhaps you plan on moving into a larger domicile a decade down the road. Either way, your home’s first upgrade could very well be an off-grid solar panel array, ...

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Do You Know What Will be a Wellspring of Opportunities for Vets and Civilians Alike

Whether you are leaving the overseas battlefield to enter the battleground of the modern American job search market, or you’ve never donned a military uniform but are preparing for one of the biggest fights of your life—the job search—2013 is predicted to be the year of the Energy Job. The employment outlook in 2013 looks positive for both veterans and ...

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5 Green Jobs Poised for Substantial Growth in the Next 5 Years

Today more than ever the push for growth in the green sector is actually gaining traction. This growth is taking the form of jobs being created in the areas you would expect – renewable energy technology development and manufacturing – and in industries across the board. Based on data gathered by the Economic Policy Institute, there were roughly 3.1 million ...

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

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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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Down the Line: The Impact Solar Arrays Have on a Community

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! Solar power generation affects more of the local community than many may realize. Although there is a variety of ways photovoltaic technologies can be implemented, there is still quite a few common attributes that ...

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