Friday, May 29, 2009

Electricians' Local Pursues Green Job Training

Electricians in Hawaii are pusuing gren job training to learn more about installation and repair of energy conserving technologies. reports:

"The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, IBEW Local 1186, and the Electrical Contractors Association of Hawaii unveiled a new training program for its union members and apprentices to provide them with the skills and knowledge necessary to install and maintain energy efficient and renewable energy technologies.
'Renewable energy is not the wave of the future, it's already here. Our members and apprentices will be going into the workplace with skills that are expected of them as we move toward a new energy economy,' said Damien Kim, IBEW Local 1186 Business Manager and Financial Secretary." See full article.

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