Solar City

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Clean Tech Synonymous With Local Job Growth In 2015

Job cuts by many tech companies may indicate a recent slump, but clean tech continues its run of strong growth. Anyone looking to join the ranks of a growing industry in the San Francisco Bay Area would be wise to consider the alternative energy sector.

07/20/2015

Workers with SolarCity install solar panels on the roof of a home. (CBS)

Who’s Hiring In The Bay Area?

Hundreds of high-paying jobs with excellent benefits are up for grabs in the Bay Area, if you know where to look. ConsumerWatch has identified several firms seeking qualified career-seekers.

02/22/2013

Solar Panels (AP)

City Building Closures Scale Back San Jose Solar Power Plans

An ambitious plan to convert more than two dozen city-owned buildings to solar power could be scaled back because the city plans to shutter most of the libraries and community centers where the solar panels would be installed.

09/27/2011

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San Mateo Company Partners With Google In Solar Panels

Google is making a big investment in renewable energy, by putting up millions of dollars to help homeowners put solar panels on their roofs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/14/2011