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Tennessee Zeros In On Green Job Market

The state of Tennessee had about 43,800 green jobs in 2010 and that numbersshould go higher. This is according to a survey conducted by the Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development. This and other data constitute the preliminary results of the … Continue reading

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The State of Iowa Identifies Sources of New Green Jobs

Like many states, Iowa is in the process of fleshing out its own green economy. A collaborative effort is under way to identify and define emerging industries and occupations that directly address environmental concerns. Classifying new occupations and job title is the first step … Continue reading

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California Approves First Green Apprenticeship Occupation

In a move to satisfy the growing demand for skilled workers in the increasingly competitive solar photovoltaic systems (PV) industry, the California Department of Industrial Relations/Division of Apprenticeship Standards (DIR/DAS) has released guidelines for the first Green apprenticeship occupation. These … Continue reading

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O*NET Identifies New Occupations In The Green Sector Economy

As technology hurdles us headlong into the future, a new workforce is required to meet the needs of these changing times. New jobs titles and the tasks associated with them need to be captured, researched, and defined. O*Net (The Occupational … Continue reading

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