DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Oct 28, 2015) -  Ecotech Institute, the first and only college in the U.S. solely focused on renewable energy jobs and sustainability, today announced the release of a new eBook focused on starting a career as a power utility technician. This free, comprehensive guide covers everything from a day in the life of a power plant operator, distributor and dispatcher to potential salary earnings, industry trends and even insights from industry leaders.

The renewable energy industry is booming, but that doesn't mean getting a green job is easy. These occupations take specialized training, cleantech industry knowledge and passion to secure a career. Now, future renewable energy professionals have one place to access vital information about the power utility field, including:

  • Power utility industry terms;
  • Average job duties and expectations;
  • The top 10 states hiring power utility technicians;
  • Advice from alumni of Ecotech Institute's Power Utility Technology program.

Learn everything there is to know about "ditching the desk" and landing a green job in the power utility technology industry by downloading the free eBook here:  

Ecotech Institute is the first and only school in the U.S. solely dedicated to renewable energy degrees. The school currently offers eight degree programs:

For more information on Ecotech Institute, visit

About Ecotech Institute
Ecotech Institute is the first and only college entirely focused on preparing America's workforce for careers in renewable energy and sustainability and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. Launched in April 2010 in Denver, Colorado, it offers eight highly practical renewable energy degree programs that provide graduates with skills valued by today's alternative renewable energy employers. Classes start once per quarter and applications are always accepted. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Ecotech Institute is a division of Education Corporation of America. For more information about Ecotech Institute, visit or call 877-326-5576.

Contact Information:

Jenny Foust
Communications Strategy Group
303.433.7020 (o) or 720.244.4268 (c)