Tuesday, May 31, 2022
More than 3.2 million Americans were employed in renewable energy, energy efficiency, storage and grid modernization and clean fuels at the end of 2021, according to an E2 analysis of U.S. Department of Energy jobs data. Approximately 156,000 jobs were added across all clean energy and clean vehicle subsectors in 2021—more than half of all jobs added to the total energy sector. Clean energy and clean transportation now employs more than 40 percent of all energy workers in America. Two years after the COVID-19 economic downturn wiped out more than 600,000 clean energy jobs, nearly 75 percent of those jobs were regained.Learn More
New York State is home to more than 120,000 workers engaged in work directly related to decarbonizing and electrifying buildings across the state.Download Now
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Following a distinguished career in the U.S. Navy SEAL teams, Troy in 2009 founded a small solar installation business in his native Iowa. His company, Ideal Energy Solar, now develops…
Troy Van Beek - Fairfield, Iowa