2016 National Solar Jobs Census

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The Solar Foundation’s National Solar Jobs Census 2016 is the seventh annual update on current employment, trends, and projected growth in the U.S. solar industry. The Solar Jobs Census 2016 found that solar employment increased by over 51,000 workers, a 25 percent increase over 2015. Overall, the Solar Jobs Census found there were 260,077 solar workers in 2016. Solar industry employment has nearly tripled since the first National Solar Jobs Census was released in 2010.

Location Washington, DC
Date February 2017
Topic Solar Basics & Educating ConsumersFinancing, Incentives & Market Analysis; Manufacturing, Workforce, & Training Resources
Subprogram Soft Costs
Author The Solar Foundation

Resource Link: www.thesolarfoundation.org/national/