Analysts Say 594,300 Jobs in Clean Energy Lost to Pandemic

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 18:32:25 +0000

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Four groups analyzing data from the U.S. Dept. of Labor said more than half-a-million jobs in the clean energy sector were lost in March and April due to shutdowns caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The losses, representing about 18% of the industry’s total workforce, were detailed in a report released May 13. The groups said […]

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Siemens Group Reopens Plants; GE Closing U.S. Factory

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 18:22:50 +0000

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Global wind turbine manufacturers Siemens Gamesa and Vestas have restarted work in their facilities in Spain, after that country eased some of the restrictions in place as part of the lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The move comes at the same time that General Electric announced it would close a subsidiary’s wind turbine manufacturing […]

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House pushes for stimulus package to aid businesses, jobs

Credit to Author: Divina Nova Joy Dela Cruz| Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 11:25:47 +0000

AN economic subpanel of the House of Representatives Defeat Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) Committee (DCC) is pushing for a stimulus package to save businesses and essentially the jobs of millions of Filipino workers amid the pandemic. The Technical Working Group (TWG) of the DCC’s economic sub-committee, co-chaired by economist-lawmakers Marikina 2nd District Stella Quimbo, Albay 2nd […]

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Siemens CEO: No Job Cuts Due to Coronavirus

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 12 Apr 2020 19:34:37 +0000

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Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser told a German newspaper the company will not reduce its workforce despite the economic downturn due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. Kaeser, in an interview published April 11, said the company would likely continue having some employees work fewer hours at some of its facilities in Germany, and could extend that […]

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How to Apply for the CERB

Credit to Author: Anne Gaviola| Date: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 10:04:20 +0000

If you’re one of the four million people who are expected to apply for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit, we’ve got you. VICE has answers to all your questions about the CERB.

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