Careers in Renewable Energy?
How does someone get into a career working with renewable energy? A technician or similar job working with wind or solar would be something I'd be very interested in. I'm a year away from completing my Associate's in electronics and electrical control systems. This is something I feel I could be very passionate about and enjoy doing.
Asked By: mateo_rojo - 3/12/2008
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Look on major corporations employment pages. GE and Siemens both build and install windmills and have openings in those fields. Or look in the yellow pages for people who install solar panels, small wind turbines or heat pumps. They all need electrical controls of some sort.
Answered By: thor - 3/12/2008
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