Aguanomics on green jobs

Environmental Economics

The second is a study of the potential for "green jobs," in which PI says: An investment of $1 million in alternative water supply projects yields 10-15 jobs; in stormwater management, 5-20 jobs; in urban conservation and efficiency, 12-22 jobs; in agricultural efficiency and quality, 14.6 jobs; in restoration and remediation, 10-72 jobs. First, it ignores the fact that jobs are a COST.

When green jobs are negative

Environmental Economics

Mark Daniels , a vice president at Hilex Poly, said a ban would cost the state up to 2,000 jobs.   I hope that readers of this blog know not to take that 2000 job estimate too seriously. This is a special day. It is not very often I get to check the solid waste category box: lawmakers in Sacramento are trying to make California the first state to approve a blanket ban on this most ubiquitous of consumer products.

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Finding green jobs and careers

Green Living Tips

So you've been busy greening your life and now you would like to focus on your career - getting a green job! How do you find green oriented careers

More green jobs from European climate policy

Environmental Economics

If it don't create jobs it don't mean squat: With the approval Tuesday of plans for a new export terminal at Morehead City, North Carolina now has two manufacturers cranking up plans to start shipping wood pellets from both state ports to serve electric utilities in Europe. The state Department of Transportation said the new Morehead City agreement will generate at least 150 direct and indirect jobs and give the state $840,000 a year to invest in more port improvements.

10 Future Green Job Opportunities

Green Home Blog

10 Future Green Job Opportunities. Whether you are stuck in a passionless, dead end job that seems to be sucking the soul out of you each and every day, or if you are about to embark on your college career, green jobs just may be the choice you are looking for. Job growth in these sectors is predicted to increase as more demand along the lines of such innovation as solar, wind, battery power and more continue to rise. Lean, Green, Fighting for Clean.

America: Green Jobs Champion

Sierra Club Compass

Jobs that benefit the environment and conserve natural resources are growing faster than any other industry in the U.S. According to a new study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of green jobs in America has grown four times faster than every other job sector combined, up nearly 5 percent in 2011 from the previous year. million Americans are working in green jobs in sectors ranging from manufacturing to education to transportation and trade.

Green Fleets = Green Jobs

Sierra Club Compass

According to Brad Markell, Executive Director of the AFL-CIO's Industrial Union Council , increased investment in advanced vehicle technology is leading to more domestic jobs. "Why "Why do hybrids and electric vehicles produce more jobs?" " This week, I attended the Good Jobs, Green Jobs conference. I had the pleasure of putting together a workshop panel called  Green Fleets –Ramping Up Demand and Production of Cleaner Fleet Vehicles.

More ridiculous subsidization of green jobs

Environmental Economics

I could take the gamble of dropping my 44 cent letter in the mail and see if the Obama Administration is willing to subsidize my "green job" (I am an environmental economist)  at 1 cent per letter. Matt Kahn: I sometimes mail out "snail mail"  Anticipating this, I own a large number of 44 cent stamps.  It crossed my mind that the first class rate is no longer $.44 44 and Google informed that it is now 45 cents.  What is an economist to do?

The BLS will be updating us on green jobs

Environmental Economics

While unsubscribing to a couple of BLS updates I ran across this: That's right, green jobs are just as important as mass layoffs and inflation  

Top 10 Eco-Friendly (Green) Jobs

Green Furniture Home Design

Over the past couple of years I’ve had quite a few people emailing in asking about schools that specialize in environmental studies or “green education” so I thought is was time that I put together a thorough list of the top ten environmental (green) jobs. Urban Farmers – Believe it or not, the number one green job is the urban farmer (gardener); and I must stress urban. 300,000 jobs worldwide.

The Best Green Jobs Site Needs Your Help

Green Living Ideas

Important media is building the world''s best green jobs site. Join the green jobs revolution. The post The Best Green Jobs Site Needs Your Help appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Green Lifestyle clean tech crowdfunding green job green jobs green lifestyle renewables

A CGE model that finally answers the big question. green jobs or job killer?

Environmental Economics

Williams III: As environmental economists, we are often asked about how environmental regulations or policies will affect jobs and the unemployment rate. This should be no surprise as employment effects often play a central role in the political debate over environmental policy, with “green job” arguments on the left and “job killer” claims on the right. But existing economic models are not well-suited to answering the question of how regulation affects jobs.

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Leading Green Job Search Engine Reports Dramatic Increase in Green Job Postings in 1st Quarter 2012

Green (Living) Review

The Green Job Bank reports that the first quarter of 2012 saw a dramatic increase in the number of green job postings compared to the same period in 2011. Baltimore, MD, April 2012 : The Green Job Bank announced today that it saw a dramatic increase in the number of US-based green job postings in the first quarter of 2012. "This increase in green job postings is due to the growth of the green economy.

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Green jobs in the Middle East: find them at Masdar’s World Future Energy Summit

Green Prophet

Do you dream about working towards a greener future in the Middle East but simply don’t know where the good jobs are? If so, you might want to head over to the 7th World Future Energy Summit (WFES), where Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Reed Exhibitions are hosting a “Green Career Fair.” ” Since green jobs are something of a new thing in the Middle East and North Africa, it may be hard for some people to know where to find them.

Scenes from Good Jobs, Green Jobs

Sierra Club Compass

Last week in Washington, DC, labor union members, environmentalists, business owners, community leaders and elected officials from across the nation came together for the Good Jobs, Green Jobs 2013 national conference. These broad interests gathered to engage in one of the nation's largest discussions on how to address the climate crisis by building a cleaner, more efficient economy that creates good-paying American jobs.

Green Jobs Are The Wave Of The Employment Future

Green Living Ideas

For many of us who graduated from college within the last five years, finding a career job has been difficult. Not only were jobs becoming more scarce, the competition for those jobs was getting harder and harder by the day. The post Green Jobs Are The Wave Of The Employment Future appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Sponsored Posts careers earnings eco career ecotech institute green jobs life goal

How to Find a Green Job

Green Living Ideas

Green jobs” are the new catchphrase when it comes to employment. Getting a job has always been painful and getting a green job does not necessarily make things any easier. Post from: Green Living Ideas. How to Find a Green Job. Green Collar Jobs green collar economy green economy green energy green job list green jobs Obama administration TreeHugger Yahoo

We need your Feedback to Build the Best Green Jobs Site

Green Living Ideas

Yesterday we wrote to tell you that Important Media is building the best green jobs site ever. With our team of brilliant writers and editors curating some of the world’s most popular sustainability websites, we’re sure we can build a great site for green job seekers and job posters alike. The post We need your Feedback to Build the Best Green Jobs Site appeared first on Green Living Ideas.

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Count 'em, 20,000 green jobs (if the pipeline is operated according to regulations)

Environmental Economics

The State Department concluded last month that the project, Keystone XL, would cause minimal environmental impact if it was operated according to regulations, and the operator, TransCanada, has said the nearly 2,000-mile line would create 20,000 jobs in the United States. Sometimes it helps to visualize the job gains. That amounts to one job every 364 feet of pipe, or about the length of a football field including the endzones.

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Test Drive Results 2021 Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor Electric Car Performance

Green Living Guy

The post Test Drive Results 2021 Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor Electric Car Performance appeared first on Green Living Guy. Simply put, this car is great. 315 miles all electric and dual motor. Starting at $39k. So let’s go. According to Tesla: The MSRP starts at $39,990!

LET’S BROADEN OUR DEFINITION OF GREEN JOBS: One Way to Build a Bigger Movement

Green (Living) Review

Now it’s time to incorporate the concept of cross pollination into our everyday lives, including our current jobs and future careers. I have often hesitated to write something like this for fear that my credentials weren’t that of a traditional environmentalist, but I do want to speak to you about what I hope will be a growing trend. As we look at the challenges facing our world, from poverty to climate change, it’s clear that these problems are interconnected.

How To Make Your Startup More Eco-Friendly

Green Living Guy

The post How To Make Your Startup More Eco-Friendly appeared first on Green Living Guy. Keeping your business operations eco-friendly is more important than ever before. With climate change as a growing threat, the race is on to find new ways of safeguarding our planet’s future.

4 Features Of A Green Supply Chain

Green Living Guy

The post 4 Features Of A Green Supply Chain appeared first on Green Living Guy. For many decades now, environmentalism has been on the front line of concerns both by individuals and businesses alike.

A Green Job - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live healthy, live green

Eco-Vegan Girl

Vegan-Related Recipes Eco-Related Health Calendar Contact Eco-Vegan Dog ENGAGE Productions Tuesday, April 26, 2011 A Green Job: How Your Office Can Save the Environment I am thrilled to be part of The Neat Fleet , a group of specialists who are passionate about using Neat products to reduce paper clutter and increase their productivity. Win a Free Consultation on “Going Green&# with Me!

8 Eco-Friendly Business Ideas You Can Implement Today

Green Living Guy

The post 8 Eco-Friendly Business Ideas You Can Implement Today appeared first on Green Living Guy. Climate Change Eco Friendly Products Environment global warming going green Green Jobs Sustainable travel eco consulting eco-friendly business green business ideas sustainability

How Casinos Are Getting Green With Renewable Energies

Green Living Guy

Going green while staying in the largest form of business might be the best thing you do for the world that is busy battling climate change. The post How Casinos Are Getting Green With Renewable Energies appeared first on Green Living Guy.

How to Find the Best Environmental Internships: Get a Green Job

Eco Chic

Internships can provide professional experience and on-the-job training for individuals looking to enter the environmental field. This comprehensive list, organized by state, offers a way to find organizations that may offer jobs or internships. The post How to Find the Best Environmental Internships: Get a Green Job appeared first on Eco-Chick. Ecology college credit environmental internships green jobs students work

Kia Niro EV Crossover Utility makes North American Debut

Green Living Guy

The post Kia Niro EV Crossover Utility makes North American Debut appeared first on Green Living Guy. The new Niro EV opens a world of new possibilities for consumers who love crossover characteristics but also want all the benefits electric vehicles have to offer.

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How to Make Your Professional Life Greener

Green Living Guy

If you’re one of the 85% of Americans thinking about sustainability just as much as before – or even more than when the pandemic began, you probably practice a green lifestyle as much as possible. The post How to Make Your Professional Life Greener appeared first on Green Living Guy.

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4 Simple Tips to Create Eco-Friendly Workplaces

Green Living Guy

The post 4 Simple Tips to Create Eco-Friendly Workplaces appeared first on Green Living Guy. Conservation Environment going green Green Jobs green living renewable energies solar power sustainability cut waste eco-friendly workplace reduce renewanle energy

Ford To Go In on America’s Shift To Electric Vehicles

Green Living Guy

Creating 11,000 Jobs?! The post Ford To Go In on America’s Shift To Electric Vehicles appeared first on Green Living Guy. With New Mega Campus In Tennessee. Then twin Battery Plants In Kentucky. Can you say $11.4B Investment? And Powering a New Lineup Of Advanced EVs!! DEARBORN, Mich.,

Mercedes?Benz and GROB launch battery cooperation

Green Living Guy

Benz and GROB launch battery cooperation appeared first on Green Living Guy. Stuttgart/Mindelheim – Local battery production is a key differentiator for Mercedes-Benz and its electric push.

4 Simple Tips to Create Eco-Friendly Workplaces

Green Living Guy

The post 4 Simple Tips to Create Eco-Friendly Workplaces appeared first on Green Living Guy. green living Conservation energy efficiency Environment Go Green green business Green Jobs green living news

When Should You Replace Your Kitchen Faucet?

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How to Start Your Own Sustainable Farm

Green Living Guy

The post How to Start Your Own Sustainable Farm appeared first on Green Living Guy. Climate Change Environment global warming Green Jobs green living pollution Protect Soil sustainability Waste Water ecological issues farm fossil fuels sustainable agriculture sustainable farming waste

Amazing Ways To Make The Cannabis Industry More Sustainable

Green Living Guy

The post Amazing Ways To Make The Cannabis Industry More Sustainable appeared first on Green Living Guy. The cannabis industry has grown tremendously over the years, thanks to the legalization of cannabis and related products worldwide.

ELECTRIC LAND ROVER SERIES IIA FROM EVERRATI MAKES FIRST PUBLIC DEBUT AT CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE 2021

Green Living Guy

The post ELECTRIC LAND ROVER SERIES IIA FROM EVERRATI MAKES FIRST PUBLIC DEBUT AT CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE 2021 appeared first on Green Living Guy. Build Your Own Electric Vehicle electric cars electric transport Electric vehicles going green green cars green guru guides Green Jobs green living

Looking for a Green Job?

Living In a Toxic World

If you are looking for a green job the number of resources is growing. It operates like most job search sites and you can post your resume. The jobs are mostly in the U.S. Tags: careers green economy One of those places is CleanTech Recruits. but there are numerous listings around the world as well. Happy hunting. Check out the Organic Grocery List or Book Store.

4 Features Of A Green Supply Chain

Green Living Guy

The post 4 Features Of A Green Supply Chain appeared first on Green Living Guy. For many decades now, environmentalism has been on the front line of concerns both by individuals and businesses alike.

Sunderland to be at the centre of UK’s electric vehicle revolution

A Greener Life

Nissan, the Japanese carmaker, has delivered a big boost to the UK green economy which will also create over 1,000 green jobs. The gigafactory represents an initial 9 gigawatt-hours (GWh) plant and will create 750 green jobs and safeguard 300 jobs.

Nissan of New Rochelle now offers week long test drives of electric cars

Green Living Guy

The post Nissan of New Rochelle now offers week long test drives of electric cars appeared first on Green Living Guy. Yes folks. You’ve heard it here. So let me know if you want to schedule a real test drive of an electric car.

Empire State Building NY Goes 100% Wind Power Green!

Green Living Guy

Even I was amazed to hear this morning that my favorite green energy company Green Mountain Energy just signed up the EMPIRE STATE BUILDING I was amazed. Source: Green Mountain Energy. The post Empire State Building NY Goes 100% Wind Power Green!

How Solar Energy Actually Saves Money

Green Living Guy

The post How Solar Energy Actually Saves Money appeared first on Green Living Guy. Over the past couple of years, when it comes to different sources of energy, solar energy has certainly become the hottest topic.