General Electric Ecomagination Home Challenge Winners - Dec. 7 Update

On June 23, 2011, General Electric announced the second round of winners of its Ecomagination Challenge: Powering Your Home. The 10 winners of the home energy technology competition will receive a combined $63 million. On June 24, these companies had a total of 69 green job openings.


On October 7th, 2011, the total number of recent (less than 60 days old) job openings was 46, and the total number of jobs since June 2011 was 141.

The net result for September 2011 is the addition of 23 green job postings. Hara Software added 14 jobs in September, SunRun added 5, GMZ Energy added 3, and Ember added 1.

Project Frog finally started to publish its open positions on its website, and added 4 jobs in August, still open as of Oct. 7th.


On December 7th, 2011, the total number of recent (less than 60 days old) job openings was down to 32, and the total number of jobs since June 2011 was up to 183.

The net result for the October/November 2011 period is the addition of 42 green job postings. Hara Software added 14 jobs in the period (all still active), SunRun added 15 (7 still active), GMZ Energy added 6 (5 still active), On Ramp Wireless added 4 (still active), Viridity added 2 (still active) and Ember added 1 (non-active).


Please note that The Green Job Bank closes job postings after 60 days, even if the employers still advertise them on their website.