Phoenix, AZ, October 15, 2015 (Newswire.com) - The second quarter of 2015 marks a historic high in the growth of the clean energy industry. Nearly 50 clean energy projects were announces across 22 states during this period of time. These projects added over 10,500 jobs in the arena of clean energy and transportation. Not only is clean energy helping to protect the planet, it is also creating jobs. Job growth and planet protection are two of Hastings & Hastings favorite things!
Arizona’s close neighbor in the Southwest, Texas, is one of the Nation’s leaders in the growing world of clean energy. They have announced a bounty of new clean energy projects, focusing on the expansion of solar and wind energy. Texas aims to add three new massive solar farms, and two expansive wind farms to its states already impressive clean energy infrastructure. Hastings & Hastings is enthusiastically impressed by this dedication to clean, renewable sources of energy.
Forbes reports that fellow Southwest state, Colorado, is also among the Nation’s leaders when it comes to commitment to clean energy. NextEra Energy Resources plans to create two new wind-farms in the eastern portion of the great state of Colorado. These new installations represent an investment of over $640 million dollars, and are projected to create over 400 jobs. These two new wind farms alone will create enough renewable, clean energy, to power approximately 100,000 homes. You can read the full article here.
Hastings & Hastings always stands in support of innovative, forward looking projects like those taking place in Colorado and Texas. Clean energy will help everyone in the world see a brighter tomorrow.
A report released by the nonprofit group Environmental Entrepreneurs summarizes all of the incredible growth occurring in the industry of clean and renewable energy. It further calls upon state and federal governments to support this growth, wishing they would, “provide businesses with the regulatory certainty and strong market signals they need in order to make new investments and expand their operations.”
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