Country:United States
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:1998
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:US Department of Labor
Legal References:Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Section 171(e)(1)(B)

The Workforce Investment Act of 1998 established an Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Worker Training scheme that provides for a programme of competitive grants for worker training and placement in high growth and emerging industry sectors, labor exchange, and job training projects that prepare workers for careers in energy efficiency and renewable energy.

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