Solar Industry Job Boards:

Clean Energy Jobs and Planning

Managed by: The Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy

Green Jobs Network

Find nationwide green jobs or narrow your search to solar energy jobs.

Minnesota Clean Energy Job Board 

Managed by: the Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs). CERTs also has a detailed and informative page on careers in the clean energy industry with information on the number of jobs available in Minnesota, average pay rates by position, different programs offered to obtain necessary training, and more.

National Careers in Solar Energy

Managed by: Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)

National Renewable Energy Career Center

Managed by: Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE)

 

Related Job Resources:

GRID Alternatives

A 501(c)(3) nonprofit focused on making renewable energy technology and training available for underserved communities. While GRID Alternatives doesn't have offices in the Midwest yet, you can join their job board to hire their trainees, donatebecome a member, or partner with them.

Just Solar Coalition

A diverse coalition of Minnesota-based solar developers, community organizers, environmental groups, thought leaders, financiers, and more that have a vision of 100% access to the benefits of clean energy and a just transition towards a green economy.

You can sign their pledge to advocate for 100% accessible solar energy, join the coalition, or volunteer to support them.

Solar Ready Vets Network

Recruit veterans or join the Network to receive job training and connections to succeed in the solar industry.


Subscribing to Community Solar Gardens in Minnesota:


Resources for Installing Solar:


Other Resources:

  • DSIRE Incentives Database: Find a long list of financial incentives, regulatory policies, training and information resources, and more. You can filter for Minnesota and solar specific incentives or search nationwide.

  • Department of Commerce's Clean Energy Page: Find state energy statistics, current and ongoing policy, energy programs, community solar tips and resources, energy efficiency tips, and more.  

  • Solar Industry Research Data: The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) publishes research on the solar industry each year including national solar jobs, how much money the industry generates, installed solar capacity, solar costs, utility pricing, solar on schools, forecasts of where the industry is headed, and much, much more.  

 

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