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Could Fort Hood be the new site for White House's solar program?

On April 3, President Obama announced he's launching a new program to bring solar power to military installations by training veterans on solar energy equipment. With recent talk of force reduction on Fort Hood and an abundance of year-round sun, some are saying “The Great Place” is a perfect site. Continue reading

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Vivint Solar Will Be Recruiting Partner In President Obama's Plan To Train 75,000 New Solar Workers

LEHI, Utah, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Vivint Solar (VSLR), a leading provider of residential solar energy systems in the United States, is a recruiting partner in the national solar energy initiative presented by President Obama April 3 at Utah's Hill Air Force base. Obama launched the new initiative by introducing the Department of Energy's (DOE) Solar Ready Vets program, which will help … Continue reading

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Obama wants to train 75,000 new solar workers by 2020

During a visit to Utah's Hill Air Force Base, President Obama will launch a new initiative to expand the nation's solar industry workforce. Continue reading

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