18 Sep '11, 2pm

Don't let the green jobs trolls get you down via @RockyMtnInst

Don't let the green jobs trolls get you down via @RockyMtnInst

Everyone's talking about jobs these days, from President Obama to the Republicans competing to take his. Green jobs in particular have dominated recent news coverage with many of the headlines featuring a common theme: A bust. Seattle's home weatherization program , Solyndra's bankruptcy , and a recent New York Times Op-Ed by columnist David Brooks all follow the same script: billions in stimulus dollars aimed at growing the green sector have failed to make a meaningful dent in the unemployment rate, which as of August stood at 9.1 percent. But, while the success of federal stimulus funding -- both in terms of green jobs and otherwise -- is indeed debatable, the ability of the private sector to create hundreds of thousands or even millions of green jobs provides a more promising outlook for future growth. First, although two large U.S. solar panel manufactures recently shu...

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