From eliminating high electricity bills to combating global warming, there are many benefits to using solar energy. Along with these advantages, there is yet another, often overlooked benefit to solar power, which is just as important; job creation.

According to a joint report by the Solar Trade Associations from around the world, “Seizing the Solar Solution: Combating Climate Change through Accelerated Deployment”, if the European PV industry provides up to 12 percent of the EU electricity demand and the United States solar industry provides 15 percent, together they can create 6.3 million jobs. That is a lot of job! Industrial, commercial and residential solar power can be implemented with local labor, offering a more cost-effective solution to traditional fuel sources. To learn more, please visit