Green energy doesn’t appear to be losing popularity anytime soon. Harnessing the power of the sun, wind, water, and other clean and accessible resources just seems to makes sense as it continues to become more commonplace. The solar and green energy industry is booming, with solar panel installer job growth projected to increase by 105% by 2026! This shift in energy sources has made solar power a hot commodity, and everything from large industrial buildings to residential homes are looking to have panels installed for greater efficiency. Penn Foster recognizes this seachange, and has created three new certificate programs to help those with a trades background benefit from the solar energy trend.