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IREC's 2012 Innovation and Special Recognition Awardees. Apply now for IREC's 2013 i-Awards. July 1 deadline. Get busy. Now.
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Two years in the making, and with the input of federal, state and local groups, the plan gives the solar industry definite guidelines about solar development in sensitive environmental areas.  It's a big win for us all.
The Obama administration unveiled plans Tuesday to ramp up solar energy production, offering incentives for solar developers to cluster projects on 285,000 acres of federal land in the western U.S and...
SEPA named Austin Energy the 2012 Public Power Utility of the Year. Thanks, brother Karl Rabago (former VP @ AE), for your vision.
Say hello to DOE's NTER, the open-source platform for job training and workforce development across a wide range of applications: home energy audits to science, math and engineering education to manufacturing industries.  Thanks, DOE, for the vision to promote clean energy training for the 21st century global economy. 
The Energy Department and SRI International today officially launched the National Training and Education Resource , an open-source platform for job training, ...
Boo hoo! I won't be making this party this year (last year's was entirely too much fun), but you can. If you're in the DC area, get your sunny self over to the IBEW HQ, rooftop, and celebrate with some of the most fun loving solar folks ever.  Here's to TSF! 
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Want to exhibit at the 5th national Clean Energy Workforce Education Conference in Albany in Nov? Get on it--space is limited. 
Hey local govts:  do you know about Community Shared Solar? Now's your chance to learn how it might be just the right thing for your own backyard.  Tomorrow, 3 pm ET, and it's free. What are you waiting for? 
Joe Wiedman, Keyes, Fox & Wiedman, LLP, talks with REW's Jennifer Runyon at InterSolar about California's RPS.  The RPS will generate good, local jobs for CA.  Take a listen.
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Energy Secretary, Dr. Steven Chu, with PV installers from Front Range CC, Lee Brinton and Kathy Swartz from the Rocky Mountain RTP.  Photo: Dennis Schroeder, NREL.
Right here in ATX, Austin Energy reduces its PV rebate. Sniff.  
COLORADO - Xcel Solar*Rewards Program Restructured Xcel Energy is no longer providing up-front incentives for PV. Qualifying customer-owned
TODAY is the last day for early registration for SPI 12.  Bill Clinton is the keynote.  IREC will be there.  Come join us.  
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