How Solar Creates Jobs: 2013 National Solar Jobs Census: Did you know that in 2013, the U.S. solar industry employed over 142,000 solar workers (a 20% increase in employment from 2012)? Listen to Philip Haddix, Manager of Outreach and Policy at the Solar Foundation, discuss the award-winning National Solar Jobs Census report. The Census counts the number of solar workers across the U.S. solar value chain. To learn more about how the solar industry is creating locally based U.S. jobs, visit www.thesolarfoundation.org. Click HERE to access the podcast.