The New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA) has partnered with the national Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) to promote the growth of New York State's solar energy market. According to the Solar Foundation's 2011 Solar Jobs Census, New York State ranks 5th in the nation for it's number of solar industry jobs. New York's solar value chain is composed of 263 companies, employing 4,200 within the state.
With growing energy costs and population, New York State is posed to be a national leader in the solar industry. The new partnership will help make this a reality by working to pass key solar legislation, including the Solar Jobs Bill.
For more information on the partnership visit http://nyseia.org/posts/nyseia-and-national-association-partner-to-grow-ny-solar-market-81.php?g=0.