Diversity, Equity, Training & Scale: Building the Clean Energy Workforce
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM EST
Location: Room 262
Clean energy deployment is growing rapidly nationwide and will continue to expand as we move towards long-term decarbonization goals. This growth provides a massive opportunity to build a strong, diverse and equitable workforce. How do we seize the moment and build the necessary workforce for the Solar+ Decade? How do we ensure workforce development policy, labor standards, and workforce development and training programs incorporate equity and inclusion? Panelists will discuss these questions as well as what industry and stakeholders need to sustain workforce growth in line with solar’s growth.