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Green Energy Created Nearly 80,000 Jobs in the U.S. During 2013

Posted on March 17th, 2014 by

Green Energy Created Nearly 80,000 Jobs in the U.S. During 2013 America’s green energy economy created roughly 78,600 new jobs in 2013, benefitting virtually every[...]
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Solar Jobs in US Grows Ten Times Faster than National Average Employment

Posted on January 28th, 2014 by

Solar Jobs in US Grows Ten Times Faster than National Average Employment  The Solar Foundation, a non-profit organization seeking further understanding of solar energy through[...]
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Coal’s Collapse Leaves Czech Town to Face Mass Unemployment

Posted on October 17th, 2013 by

Coal’s Collapse Leaves Czech Town to Face Mass Unemployment The burden of mass unemployment now hangs over the Czech Republic’s Moravia-Silesia region as its biggest[...]
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Agua Caliente in Arizona to Deliver 290 MW Solar Power by 2014

Posted on July 22nd, 2012 by

The massive solar farm located in Yuma County, Arizona, is now delivering over 200 MW of clean solar electricity – making it the world’s largest[...]
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Got Smart? It’s Growing

Posted on March 5th, 2012 by

 Image by Trilliant   The latest government’s job report showed markedly-improved numbers over the past year. The nation’s unemployment rate fell to 8.5 percent, the[...]
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Everblue Corporate Sustainability Manager Training: Final Exam Review

Posted on January 4th, 2012 by

We have received a lot of feedback to include more Sustainability coverage and resources into our website. I recently reached out to Everblue, an accredited training[...]
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Everblue Corporate Sustainability Manager Training: Week 4 Review

Posted on December 26th, 2011 by

We’ve received a lot of feedback to include more Sustainability coverage and resources into our website. I recently reached out to Everblue, an accredited training company[...]
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Everblue’s Corporate Sustainability Manager Training – Week 3 Review

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by

We’ve received a lot of feedback to include more Sustainability coverage and resources into our website. I recently reached out to Everblue, an accredited training company[...]
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Environment Defense Fund’s Climate Corps Program Puts People To Work

Posted on October 10th, 2011 by

Victoria Mills, Managing Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Environmental Defense Fund, discusses the impact that the Fellows from the EDF’s Climate Corps Program has on[...]
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Where to find jobs in energy efficiency

Posted on July 15th, 2011 by

Here’s something you don’t hear people complain about much these days: worker shortages. That is, unless you’re in energy efficiency, an industry that is booming[...]
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A no-granola case for energy efficiency

Posted on July 11th, 2011 by

I attended a green energy conference nearly a decade ago in Washington, D.C., where several speakers expressed astonishment at the audience’s clothes. People were dressed[...]
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Why Austin Energy Promotes Energy Efficiency

Posted on April 25th, 2011 by

Karl Rabago, VP of Distributed Energy Services, discusses why Austin Energy is a strong supporter of having its customers take advantage of energy efficiency and[...]
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Austin Technology Incubator Creating Clean Energy Jobs Through Innovation

Posted on April 18th, 2011 by

Mitch Jacobson, Co-Director of ATI Clean Energy, discusses the role ATI plays in helping create jobs for the city of Austin.
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Where To Find Energy Efficiency Business Opportunities

Posted on February 11th, 2011 by

No one would disagree that this is a good time to be in the energy efficiency business. Another report, this one out last week, signals[...]
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Good Skills To Have To Start A New Career In Energy

Posted on February 7th, 2011 by

So what are these “green collar jobs” everyone is talking about and where can I get one? Green collar jobs are the 21st century equivalent[...]
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Enough California Clean Energy Jobs To Go Around

Posted on January 31st, 2011 by

The studies are clear. Clean energy development creates jobs. But so does offshore oil drilling and building mega dairies, and both — although decidedly smellier[...]