NewEnergyNews: Women On The WRise In Wind

NewEnergyNews

Gleanings from the web and the world, condensed for convenience, illustrated for enlightenment, arranged for impact...

While the OFFICE of President remains in highest regard at NewEnergyNews, this administration's position on climate change makes it impossible to regard THIS president with respect. Below is the NewEnergyNews theme song until 2020.

The challenge now: To make every day Earth Day.

YESTERDAY

  • Weekend Video: Jimmy Kimmel Explains Climate Change To The Pres
  • Weekend Video: How Wind Is Keeping Rural Schools Funded
  • Weekend Video: Teaching Climate Change In Idaho
  • THE DAY BEFORE

  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-How The Climate Fight Makes World Politics Better
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-Global Solar Growth Slowing
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-World’s Private Sector Sets New Energy Records
  • THE DAY BEFORE THE DAY BEFORE

    THINGS-TO-THINK-ABOUT THURSDAY, August 9:

  • TTTA Thursday-Not Just A Theory – Desert Bird Diversity Dropped 30%
  • TTTA Thursday-Time To Start Closing Down NatGas
  • TTTA Thursday-More States Move On Policies To Support EVs
  • THE DAY BEFORE THAT

  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: Solar Policy Debates Move To Higher Ground
  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: State Regulators Aim Planning At Integrating All Kinds Of New Energy
  • THE LAST DAY UP HERE

  • TODAY’S STUDY: The Need For EV Charing Infrastructure
  • QUICK NEWS, August 7: Climate Change – Never, Never, Never, Never Give In!; The Many Benefits Of New Energy
  • --------------------------

    --------------------------

    Founding Editor Herman K. Trabish

    --------------------------

    --------------------------

    Some details about NewEnergyNews and the man behind the curtain: Herman K. Trabish, Agua Dulce, CA., Doctor with my hands, Writer with my head, Student of New Energy and Human Experience with my heart

    email: herman@NewEnergyNews.net

    -------------------

    -------------------

      A tip of the NewEnergyNews cap to Phillip Garcia for crucial assistance in the design implementation of this site. Thanks, Phillip.

    -------------------

    Pay a visit to the HARRY BOYKOFF page at Basketball Reference, sponsored by NewEnergyNews and Oil In Their Blood.

  • ---------------
  • TODAY AT NewEnergyNews, August 13:

  • TODAY’S STUDY: The Fight For EVs Right Now
  • QUICK NEWS, August 13: Utility Giant’s CEO Talks Fires And Climate Change; A Buyer’s Market For New Energy

    Thursday, June 07, 2018

    Women On The WRise In Wind

    Women look to close renewable energy’s employment gender gap; Women make up about a third of U.S. wind and solar energy jobs, higher than other technology fields.

    Kari Lydersen, June 5, 2018 (Energy News Network)

    “…WRISE (Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy) hopes [to] increase representation of women in the wind energy field…A 2017 Department of Energy employment report found that women make up 32 percent of the wind industry workforce, which it found had a total 102,000 jobs. Women also made up 32 percent of the solar energy workforce. Those numbers are higher than some other tech industries; one recent report found women hold less than 20 percent of U.S. tech jobs overall…[F]ive years ago,] another study showed only about 20 to 25 percent of wind industry jobs were held by women…The DOE report found similar proportions of women in other energy fields including biofuels, coal and combined heat and power…Energy efficiency and petroleum fuels each had about a quarter of jobs filled by women. Racial and ethnic minority women are likely even more under-represented…WRISE has an initiative called “Find Her Keep Her: Recruiting and Retaining Women across Renewable Energy” that is aimed at showing corporations how to bring women into their workforce…” click here for more

    IFTTT Recipe: Share new blog posts to Facebook connects blogger to facebook

    0 Comments:

    Post a Comment

    << Home