20 Apr '11, 10pm

Even in leadership vacuum, green-collar jobs bring brighter days

Even in leadership vacuum, green-collar jobs bring brighter days

Like the proverbial Chinese butterfly’s flapping wings changing the weather in New York, a legislative body in Brussels issued an edict in 2009, and green-collar jobs are now emerging in the Rust Belt. There are more and more of these stories every week, and they speak to the transformative power and economic opportunity of the global shift to sustainable cleantech industries. Here’s another example from a month ago about an Ohio company making bolts for Danish wind turbines near Cleveland, Ohio — this in a jurisdiction whose governor is perhaps the most atavistic, change-averse State House overseer

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/green-tech/research-innovations/blogs/...

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