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Jobs in the solar field in the United States grew at a rate 17 times faster than the overall economy. This was part of a larger trend towards jobs in renewable energy and away from more dangerous, less sustainable jobs in fossil fuels.
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University of Wyoming researchers have found a way to substantially increase efficiency of the solar cells
Improving efficiency of the solar cells is very important to continue to proliferate the use of renewable energy and to reduce the overall cost of the technology. 133 more words
Oregon’s tax credit for rooftop solar installations is due to expire at the end of the year, but a local climate group is preparing to help homeowners beat the deadline.Rogue Climate is working to duplicate a Corvallis-based program that offers several ways to assist homeowners who want to install alternative energy systems. 6 more words