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Power To The People: Community Solar Power

As renewable energy costs continue falling, the rise of people owning their power is growing.

Whether its developing nations are tacking a more sustainable path to meet their needs, or homeowners looking to diversify their energy use, we see a substantial shift towards solar power as a real important option. 469 more words


Reader Letter: Too many students see skilled trades as 'dumb path'

I believe the skills gap will not be solved any time soon. The skilled trades are not very appealing to young people about to go to post-secondary school. 296 more words


'More jobs than grads' — elementary students urged to explore future in skilled trades

The 1,200 Grade 8 students at this week’s Trades on Tour event at St. Clair College may represent the future, but the skilled trades will look much different by the time these students are ready to work full time. 712 more words

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Plumbing Services Manager (Residential Service)

Plumbing Services Manager (Residential Service)

Raleigh, NC

Salary: $50,000 base plus % of business revenue ($90,000 – $100,000 target)

Large home service company in the area looking for a Manager to lead the Plumbing Department. 335 more words

Skilled Trades

Silas Meeches Opens up about his Journey to WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

Skills/Compétences Canada sat down with Silas Meeches, the WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 competitor in CNC Milling, to discuss his interesting journey to WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017. 562 more words


Language Test Equivalency

If you want to qualify for Express Entry, then you must first qualify for one of the economic programs such as Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP), Canadian Experience Class (CEC) or Federal Skilled Trades Program (. 69 more words

Express Entry