California Tax Measure To Create Green Jobs Falling Far Short Of ExpectationsThree years after California voters passed a ballot measure to raise taxes on corporations and generate clean-energy jobs by funding energy-efficiency projects in schools, barely one-tenth of the promised jobs have been created, and the state has no comprehensive list to show how much work has been done or how much energy has been saved.
Ready For A Green Job? Environmental Economy Employs Over 2.7 Million WorkersJill Schlesinger has tips on working in the environmental field.
EPA Head Sees Green Jobs Potential In San Francisco’s BayviewThe EPA's head of water paid a visit to the EcoCenter at Heron's Head Park in the Bayview District and is seeing the potential for green jobs.
U.S. Labor Secretary Touts Green Jobs In Silicon ValleyU.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis said Wednesday that Silicon Valley is a good example of how a clean energy revolution is helping put Americans back to work.
California Leaders Reunite For Green JobsA bi-partisan group that helped defeat Proposition 23 last November is once again coming together to ensure that California's global warming laws are working.
Obama To Meet Silicon Valley Execs Over Budget ProposalsPresident Obama plans to visit the Bay Area Thursday to drum up support for his just released budget and to talk about creating green jobs.
Treasure Island Youth Jobs Program Lauded For Its SuccessTraining a generation of young workers for jobs in the green sector and the health industry can help lead the country out of chronically high unemployment, Rep. Barbara Lee said Friday.
Boxer Touts Green Jobs At San Jose Campaign StopSen. Barbara Boxer got a lift Monday from fellow Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein—regarded as California's most popular politician—as Boxer began the final week of a tough campaign to retain the seat she has held for nearly two decades.
Congresswoman Visits Nanosolar in SJ
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