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Apprenticeship Initiative

Latest Executive Order focuses on job training President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday—the Apprenticeship and Workforce of Tomorrow Initiatives—an effort he says will bolster American manufacturing job training and close the skills gap. The program is designed to emphasize on-the-job training, where workers being introduced to the workforce can get paid immediately as […]

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Exit Accordingly

White House announces withdrawal from Paris Agreement  The Paris Climate Agreement was signed in December 2015 by 195 nations in an effort to collectively reduce global carbon emissions. The international target—of limiting the change of the earth’s average temperature to 2 degrees Celcius—would require approximately 80% “economywide decarbonization” goals to be met by 2050 in […]

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Protect Ya Neck

Proposed EPA cuts aim for the jugular of clean and green The White House announced plans on February 28th to reduce the EPA’s budget by 25%. This alone was enough to raise nervousness among fervent supporters of the organization, which includes the entire renewable energy industry. Half a month later, the word on the street […]

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Frenetic Energy

Energy sector under the new administration Transition is a hot word right now, so people had better get used to seeing it for the next few weeks. In the case of the many dimensions of the energy industry, there are holes to be filled, questions to be answered, and fortifications to be prepared. New Secretary […]

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