Latitude Media: With workers hard to find, the solar industry tries new recruiting tactics

The solar industry is grappling with a widening workforce gap, as 90% of companies struggle to hire skilled labor amid surging demand. To address this, innovative recruitment strategies are being explored, moving beyond traditional methods. Solstice’s CEO, Steph Speirs, emphasized successful hires from customer service and user experience backgrounds. Diversifying the solar workforce is crucial,…

Energy News Network

Solstice’s Co-Founder and CEO, Steph Speirs, and other Solstice team members consulted in Energy News Network’s article: “The IRA offers lucrative incentives for low-income community solar, but also creates new challenges”. Solstice, a major contributor of the piece, brought valuable insights including that of Marcus King, Director of Strategy & Communication at the Housing Authority…

NAACP Equitable solar policy

Climate Power: Our Clean Energy Boom is Spurring Investments and Job Growth Across The Country

The latest Clean Energy Boom Report underscores President Biden’s clean energy plan, triggering over $310 billion in clean energy investments, with Solstice CEO Steph Speirs highlighting the plan’s empowerment of historically marginalized communities through initiatives like the National Clean Investment Fund and the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund’s Solar For All program. Read the full story…