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Workforce Effects of Biomass and Solar Generation

This special report to the Washington legislature provides a review of the economic and workforce effects of biomass and solar electricity generation in Washington.

This report provides a review of existing economic and employment research and data for Washington state related to producing electricity from renewable biomass and solar resources.


Employment Security did not conduct new research or gather new data for this report. The information and data cited in the report are based on interviews with state experts and reviews of local and national studies and reports. This information provides a summary of the potential economic and employment implications for Washington state.

This research was mandated and funded by the 2011 Supplemental Budget.

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