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Insulation Contractor green workforce
MCE’s Green Workforce Pathways program provides residential contractors working in MCE’s service area with the support you need to grow your business.

What You’ll Get

Get paired with pre-vetted job seekers
$3,200 or more to hire and train new staff
Stipend for heat pump installation training
Personalized, on-the-job consultation with energy experts

How It Works


Get in touch

Complete the interest form below. Our partner, The Association for Energy Affordability (AEA), will contact you to confirm your eligibility and schedule your field meeting at your convenience.


Complete a field meeting

AEA’s energy efficiency expert will join you in the field to learn about your business, understand your hiring needs, and discuss home performance best practices. After the field meeting, AEA will collect the required insurance documents to qualify you for the program.


Submit forms

Once qualified, submit your completed program forms to AEA for access to interview pre-vetted job seekers, $3,200 or more to onboard new staff, and a stipend for heat pump installation trainings.

TIP for green construction job seekers

Are you interested in jump-starting your energy career? Learn about individualized career support services and opportunities for paid positions with local energy contractors.


Please contact us at or call (925) 378–6779.


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