TITLE

Press and Pols Look to Green-Collar Jobs

AUTHOR(S)
Lurie, Neal
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Solar Today;May/Jun2008, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the role of Solar Energy Society in accelerating the potentials of green-collar jobs to power the next economic boom in the United States. It is argued that renewable energy and energy efficiency is the next economic drivers for the 21st Century. Energy-efficiency sectors generates enough jobs to mitigate the economic recession. A study was conducted to determine the impact of energy-efficiency industry to the economy. The result of the study showed that up to forty million jobs can be created by the industry, and more than four trillion dollars can be generated for annual revenue.
ACCESSION #
31903471

 

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