There is no doubt COVID-19 has greatly impacted the solar industry, causing many clean energy workers to lose their jobs, even pushing solar businesses to close their doors. Here at SEI, our hearts go out to all who have been, and will continue to be, affected by this troubling season. Yet we look to the future with optimism and hope. In the midst of the turmoil, we are seeing tremendous momentum building inside and outside of the U.S. solar industry. Some recent highlights include:
We are excited to see short and long-term recovery plans, where clean energy is central both now and for the future. While we don’t ultimately know what tomorrow will bring, I want to encourage you to take the time today to prepare yourself for a future full of renewable energy industry opportunities. Consider growing your solar knowledge by training with us this August. Our online courses are geared to help you strategically take the next step towards realizing your solar energy industry goals, and, if you are out of work and need financial assistance for training, explore some of our scholarship options.