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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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.

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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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

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.

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.

4 Simple Tips to Create Eco-Friendly Workplaces

Green Living Guy

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When Should You Replace Your Kitchen Faucet?

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How to Start Your Own Sustainable Farm

Green Living Guy

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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!

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

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.

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.

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.

How to Cultivate Environmental Awareness in Schools

Green Living Guy

The post How to Cultivate Environmental Awareness in Schools appeared first on Green Living Guy. Environmental awareness is essential now. Look folks, the planet is consistently sending cries for help. It’s warning people of their wrongdoings.

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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.

How To Optimize Your Use Of Solar Panels At Home

Green Living Guy

The post How To Optimize Your Use Of Solar Panels At Home appeared first on Green Living Guy. Nowadays, the use of solar energy is more popular and cheaper than ever. The cost of installation has lowered significantly in the last few years.

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5 Tips for Holding a Sustainable Event

Green Living Guy

The post 5 Tips for Holding a Sustainable Event appeared first on Green Living Guy. green living Conservation conservation leaders Environment Go Green going green green guru guides green home Green Jobs green living news green products sustainability

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Why a Distributed Database Management Systems is the most Energy Efficient

Green Living Guy

The post Why a Distributed Database Management Systems is the most Energy Efficient appeared first on Green Living Guy. energy efficiency Green Buildings green business Green Energy green guru guides Green Jobs distributed database system

Money for energy infrastructure must follow the Greening up EU

Green Living Guy

The post Money for energy infrastructure must follow the Greening up EU appeared first on Green Living Guy. First of all, The EPP Group wants to change the criteria for the funding of European energy infrastructure projects. All to be in line with EU Climate Policy.

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Volvo Heavy Duty Electric Trucks demonstrates in North America

Green Living Guy

The post Volvo Heavy Duty Electric Trucks demonstrates in North America appeared first on Green Living Guy. As 14 States demand electric trucks. This meets the bar. At an exclusive event at the TEC Equipment dealership in Fontana, California Volvo Trucks went E!

What’s the Potential ROI of Investing into Green Data Centers?

Green Living Guy

The post What’s the Potential ROI of Investing into Green Data Centers? appeared first on Green Living Guy. green living Breaking Green News Conservation conservation leaders energy efficiency green business Green data centers Green Jobs Green News sustainability

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How to Write an Essay on the Environment

Green Living Guy

The post How to Write an Essay on the Environment appeared first on Green Living Guy. green living conservation leaders Environment going green green business green celebrities green home Green Jobs green living news Green News Protect Oceans

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RPI says Seaweed Extract Outperforming Drugs in Blocking COVID-19 Virus!

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Playing with the farmhouse aesthetic to create awe-inspiring bedrooms

Green Living Guy

If you buy an old farmhouse to live in you can green it up. The post Playing with the farmhouse aesthetic to create awe-inspiring bedrooms appeared first on Green Living Guy. So to start. So tailoring a farmhouse theme bedroom Is great start.

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New EU tire labels help the climate

Green Living Guy

The new tyre label or tyre labeling, helps the Green Deal objective. The post New EU tire labels help the climate appeared first on Green Living Guy. One to involve and benefit consumers in the climate transition. Especially as it allows consumers to make informed choices.

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Making Your Workplace Energy Efficient – Key Steps to Start With

Green Living Guy

The post Making Your Workplace Energy Efficient – Key Steps to Start With appeared first on Green Living Guy. Nowadays as we work more from home our workplace energy efficiency is essential.

BMW Concept i4 STAYS AHEAD IN STYLE

Green Living Guy

The post BMW Concept i4 STAYS AHEAD IN STYLE appeared first on Green Living Guy. The BMW Concept i4 represents a look ahead to the BMW i4, slated to enter production in 2021 Especially as the BMW Group’s first all-electric model in the premium midsize class.

How to Green Our Education System

Green Living Guy

Every day, more people join in by greening their lifestyles and creating a more sustainable future. The post How to Green Our Education System appeared first on Green Living Guy. Let’s teach children about the importance about the environmental movement.

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