07 Sep '11, 3pm

3 Sure-Fire Green Solutions Obama Should Put in His Jobs Speech

3 Sure-Fire Green Solutions Obama Should Put in His Jobs Speech

The advance word has been mixed about President Obama's September 8 jobs speech. Bold or not bold? Rumors have been floated that bold will be the order of the day, but some of the President's advisors have been attempting to diminish expectations. Were I advising President Obama on his speech, sustainable and energy-efficient building programs would be included in the mix as a high-growth and cost-effective way to get America back to work and enhance American competitiveness. Programs that focus on building energy-efficiency create jobs not only in construction, but also in architecture; engineering; interior design; energy audit; the design, manufacture and sale of building equipment, materials and supplies; finance; law; and -- to support the tracking of building energy savings -- software development and sales. As economists would say, building energy-efficiency program...

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