Tag Archives: solar jobs

The Solar Tariff Situation

Likely by now, you have heard about the decision from the Department of Commerce to investigate the solar panels that are imported from Southeast Asia. While this is a major blow to the Solar industry, here’s what happens now, and what we can hope for in the future. Right Now – Things Aren’t Looking GoodJust…

What Exactly are EVs?

EVs or electric vehicles are lower in fuel cost and better for the environment. With possible incentives coming to expand the EV and battery market, let’s go over the basics and our thoughts on where the industry is heading.     The Basics   EV is a catch-all term for any car that is powered by electricity, not…

Greenwashing – When Sustainability is on Trend

Green is the new black when it comes to business. From planting trees to recycling bottles, sustainability is the newest trend for organizations. So what is it, and how can companies make good on going green?  What is Greenwashing? Greenwashing is when an organization claims to be sustainable or claims to hold eco-friendly practices but…

What is Wokewashing – And Why Is It Toxic?

Organizations planning to hire Millennial and Gen-Z employees may use tactics like faking “wokeness” to gain trust and prestige, so why do these organizations keep doing this, and what is it in the first place? What is Wokewashing?  Wokewashing is when an organization pretends to have progressive views on things like diversity and inclusion, or…

The Solar Industry – Why Work In It?

Jobs in Solar make up one-third of renewable energy jobs. Despite COVID and other issues, the industry has seen record growth in employment and capacity. Here are the main reasons you should switch to or continue in the Solar Industry and the numbers to back us up!   Job Growth – By The Numbers  According to…

What Does “Build Back Better” Mean For Solar?

The “Build Back Better” Infrastructure bill has yet to pass the Senate, but would mean more funds and incentives for the renewable energy industry, and specifically Solar. So what is the bill, why is it so important to Renewables that it get passed, and what would it mean for the Solar Industry?  Why Is This…

Your Interview Process

We need to talk about your interview process. Things are changing fast in the hiring market, and organizations have to adapt. You can’t tell a candidate no or ghost them and expect them to be standing there when you change your mind in 3 weeks. So how should organizations streamline and improve their interview process? …

How The Supply Chain Stole Christmas

The distributions in the supply chain have affected every industry including Solar. So what’s happening and will it be changing anytime soon?   What’s Happening   It’s not just consumer products that are feeling the pinch in our global supply chain. The Solar industry is one of the many industries being affected by supply chain disruptions due…

These Solar Jobs Are in Peak Demand

Company fortunes rise and fall quickly in the solar industry, like the open-air cars on a roller coaster. That’s why the people in the industry—especially people working in finance, manufacturing, and project development—call it ‘the solar coaster.’ No single company can grow all the time. But the market has grown pretty much all the time…