Career Tips for Women in Power

Credit to Author: Jessica Larson| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 17:23:39 +0000

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The energy industry is booming, and it’s likely to stay that way as it evolves over the coming decades. This is good news for women, who make up a small percentage of workers in the sector: That means there’s plenty of room for growth. As of 2019, women filled just 6% of executive seats on […]

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How Canada Day is being observed in 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:18 +0000

As the pandemic continues to shape our daily lives, and Canadians are reckoning with the country’s relationship with Indigenous people – this Canada Day is going to look very different. Canada Day celebrations on July 1 are likely to be quieter and more modest as people continue to distance themselves in an effort to contain […]

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Canada celebrates diversity in June

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 09:00:23 +0000

In Canada, June is National Indigenous History Month, Italian Heritage Month, Portuguese Heritage Month, Filipino Heritage Month, LGBTQ2+ Pride, and others. There is no central Canadian authority that decides what is a nationally-recognized commemorative day, week, or month. Essentially any group from inside or outside Canada can call for recognition during a certain timeframe, and […]

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U.S. Department of Energy to Accelerate More Equitable Solar Deployment with Matchmaking Tool

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 23:53:41 +0000

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Prize to Accelerate Equitable Solar Deployment and a New Matchmaking Tool for Clean Tech Innovators. Tool Connects Makers with Resources to Help Them Address Challenges to Solar Deployment.

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The POWER Interview: Spotlight on the Solar Wave

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 16:28:13 +0000

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Growth in the solar power sector is coming from many angles, with utilities building ever-larger solar arrays, and more homeowners and building owners putting panels on their rooftops. Many utilities and other companies also are expanding offerings of community solar, a way for electricity customers to get the benefits of solar power without having to […]

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The POWER Interview: Spotlight on the Solar Wave

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 16:28:13 +0000

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Growth in the solar power sector is coming from many angles, with utilities building ever-larger solar arrays, and more homeowners and building owners putting panels on their rooftops. Many utilities and other companies also are expanding offerings of community solar, a way for electricity customers to get the benefits of solar power without having to […]

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Five Ways Utilities Can Leverage Data to Build a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Workforce

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Thu, 13 May 2021 13:25:36 +0000

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Utilities represent one of the least diverse industries in the U.S. today, being 85% white and 80% male, according to a 2020 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics survey. The clarion call from policymakers, shareholders, and communities for significant social change has driven many U.S. utilities to create diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) goals in response. […]

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Five Ways Utilities Can Leverage Data to Build a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Workforce

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Thu, 13 May 2021 13:25:36 +0000

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Utilities represent one of the least diverse industries in the U.S. today, being 85% white and 80% male, according to a 2020 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics survey. The clarion call from policymakers, shareholders, and communities for significant social change has driven many U.S. utilities to create diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) goals in response. […]

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Book series teaches children about their cultures and lives of those different than their own

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 12 May 2021 21:39:40 +0000

The best thing about books is that they can transport us anywhere and give us a glimpse into other worlds. Children’s books are no exception. And in a country as diverse as Canada, it is important to offer children from all backgrounds an opportunity to learn about their own cultures and about the experiences and lives of those different than their own.

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Signs of Hope for US Federal Climate Action in 2021

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2021 01:30:11 +0000

As we enthusiastically bid 2020 farewell, for many reasons 2021 is starting to feel like a year to be hopeful. While the rollout of vaccines signal an impending slow-down to the pandemic, recent activity in DC is offering a similar glimpse to solutions on the horizon for the climate crisis

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