Education

Calling all high school students: Hydropower STEM Career Academy June 19 – 23 at Rocky Reach Dam in Wenatchee, WA

Calling all high school students: Spring break is the time to apply for our one-week summer academy. Click here to learn more and apply for the Hydropower and STEM Academy this summer at Chelan PUD’s Rocky Reach Dam in Wenatchee, … Read on 

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Hydropower utilities address silver tsunami with Hydropower STEM career academy

The “silver tsunami of hydropower retirement is here,” said Debbie Gallaher with Chelan PUD. “Nationally, one-third of utility employees will retire in the next 10 years.” Hydropower generators in rural areas are being particularly hard hit. Millennials finishing college, technical … Read on 

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Waterpower Hydro Basics Course lights up new hires

What better place for new hires and experienced professionals moving into the hydropower industry to learn “the business” than at the world’s largest hydro conference? The Waterpower Hydro Basics Course is taking place July 25 – 26 at the HydroVision … Read on 

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Web Resources Connect Students to Energy Career Paths

With “boomers” retiring at a very fast pace, quality wage employment jobs in new and traditional sectors of the energy world are booming. The diversity of opportunity is extraordinary: linemen, natural resource managers, engineers, customer service representatives, plant operators, and … Read on 

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