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Weatherization Benefits Start at Home, but Reach Much Further
Weatherization is the important practice of modifying buildings to optimize energy efficiency and protect interiors from the elements.
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IREC Selected to Receive Energy Department Solar+Storage Project Awards
November 25, 2019 (Albany, NY) – IREC was selected to receive awards for two major new solar and solar+storage projects beginning in 2020, the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office recently announced. The projects will result in solutions that decrease the non-hardware costs and red tape associated with installing solar and solar-plus-storage systems...
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Solar Workshop Draws Diverse Allied Solar Professionals
On July 20, a diverse crowd of code officials, architects, designers and installers had a chance to add solar knowledge to their existing skills and qualifications at a half-day workshop in Pittsburgh in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy's National Energy Codes Conference.
The Faces and Stories of Today’s Solar Workforce
With the solar industry adding jobs at a rate nearly 20 times faster than the overall economy, just about the only certainty is change. IREC’s Solar Career Map features a dynamic, interactive interface – a 21st century tool that charts a course for promotion or advancement through growing opportunities in the modern solar industry.