TITLE

Let's Get Green Economy Rolling

AUTHOR(S)
Sheppard, Kate
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Populist;12/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the green economic stimulus package noted as the first priority of President-elect Barack Obama in the U.S. It states that the economic stimulus package creates good green jobs and reduces the dependence on foreign oil. It tells the importance of the stimulus package in green measures including home-weatherization funding and efficiency incentives. It also notes that the package is considered to be the earliest environmental progress for 2009.
ACCESSION #
35787866

 

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